SHAREit is an application that is used to transfer files between devices and that too in seconds! In our Daily Technological life, we often need to transfer files from one device to another. We can do this with SHAREit for free. How to Share files from Android to PC using SHAREit.
To make SHAREit work both devices should connect to a LAN (Local Area Network) Hotspot which should create by one of the devices. It is Multi-platform which means we can use it on PC as well as on mobile platforms like Android, windows phone, iOS etc. It is a genuine and free application to use and won’t cost any cellular data for using it.
How to Transfer Files From Android to PC Using Shareit
Step 1: Download and install SHAREit on your PC
Download the software from www.ushareit.com on your PC.
You can see all platforms which support SHAREit and its related file to download, choose the platform in this case, “windows” file if you are a windows user. Install the file on your PC and open it. Open the SHAREit on the Mobile device too.
Step 2: Send and Connect to the Device
- Tap on send on Mobile SHAREit and choose the file and then tap on send.
- Next tap on Connect to PC which is in the bottom right corner of the SHAREit.
- It shows the devices which are available and just tap on the device which you want to transfer your files to.
Step 3: Accept the Device and receive the files
After selecting the device, it will send a request to PC SHAREit whether to accept the connection or to refuse. Just accept it, if it is the right device you wanted to connect to. Immediately after accepting it, your files will send to PC.
This is the process of ‘How to Share files from Android to PC using SHAREit’.
Method 2 (Using SHAREit by QR Method)
The other method is, You Generate the QR Code on PC (Show QR Code) and you align the QR code within the scan frame of SHAREit on phone to scan.
- Open SHAREit on both devices
- (ON MOBILE SHAREit) Click on send and choose the files you want to send and then click send button
- (ON MOBILE SHAREit) Next click on ”Connect to PC”
- (ON PC SHAREit) Click on “Show QR Code”
- (ON MOBILE SHAREit) Click on “Scan to Connect”
- Align QR code on PC within frame to scan
You can use SHAREit on mac too, you just have to download the mac file and follow the procedure.
Note: if you create Hotspot over Windows Phone for Transferring files, SHAREit won’t work. This is the only Exception of using SHAREit.
SHAREit has been the most popular app for transferring files across devices on Android Operating System. Moreover, it has been available for PC users too. There are other apps for file sharing like CShare, SuperBeam, Xender etc. But none of them offers as many features as SHAREit offers like transferring files between multiple platforms, suggesting new apps which are installed in the connected phone and many more features!
There are other apps for file sharing like CShare, SuperBeam, Xender etc. But none of them offers as many features as SHAREit offers like transferring files between multiple platforms, suggesting new apps which are installed in the connected phone and many more features! This post is ‘How to Share files from Android to PC using SHAREit’.