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Earlier this year, Samsung announced a Flow app would shortly enhance over Samsung PC’s and would work with any Windows 10 device. The use extends a Galaxy phone or inscription knowledge to a PC, creation it probable to share files, perspective notifications, and some-more between a devices.
If we possess a Galaxy phone or inscription and find yourself wishing it integrated improved with your Windows 10 PC, you’re in luck. Here’s what we need to do to get Samsung Flow adult and running.
- A Windows 10 PC with a Creators Update installed. Not certain if your device has a Creators Update? .
- A Samsung Galaxy phone using Android Marshmallow or newer. (Galaxy S8, S8+, S7, S7 Edge, S6, S6 Edge, S6 Edge+, Note 5, A5, and A7 is strictly listed on a Samsung Flow listing.)
- Samsung Galaxy tablets contingency be using Android Nougat or newer. (Galaxy TabPro S, Galaxy Book, for example)
Get a software
If we have a concordant device, you’ll need to implement a integrate of apps. Download Samsung Flow from a Windows Store, afterwards implement Samsung Flow from a Google Play store on your Android device.
The initial time we run a Flow app on your Windows device, a prompt will indoctrinate we to implement a Samsung Flow Driver. Clock Download and follow a prompts.
Connect all a things
With a Samsung Flow apps commissioned on your PC and phone or tablet, it’s time to get a dual inclination articulate to one another.
Open Samsung Flow on both devices, afterwards click Pair in a Windows app. Using Bluetooth, your PC will demeanour for an accessible Galaxy device with Samsung Flow running.
After a few seconds, we should see your device uncover adult on a bottom apportionment of a Flow app on your PC. Select your device, click Pair and afterwards determine a pairing formula on both devices. You might be presented with a symbol patrician Register device; click on it, and follow a prompts if so.
With Samsung Flow set adult and working, we can perspective notifications sent to your Android device on your PC, respond to content messages from your PC, share files between a dual inclination (select Samsung Flow as a pity app on your Android device), or, some-more conveniently, your PC will now auto-unlock when you’re circuitously with your phone or inscription unlocked.
Alerts and notifications will uncover adult as local Windows 10 alerts in a Action Center.
You will need to capacitate a Simple Unlock underline on your mobile device in a Settings section. With it enabled, we usually need to clear your phone and arise your PC to skip carrying to enter a cue or PIN on your PC. It’s kind of magical.