Are you searching for a faster way to transfer files between your smartphone and Windows PC? Well, using ShareIt you can transfer your files between smartphone and computer in an easy and faster way. In this tutorial, I am going to guide you through some simple steps which will help you to download and install ShareIt on your Windows PC.
All you need is a working internet connection to download ShareIt app. Further, you don’t need to use an USB cable to transfer files between your smartphone and Windows PC. ShareIt will use Wi-Fi hotspot connection to send and receive files and hence it will be reliably fast when compared to Bluetooth File Transfer.
Using ShareIt, you can transfer any files like apps, video files, audio files, images. ShareIt will transfer 323MB of files in 71 seconds regardless of the file type. The app is now available for Android, Windows phone and also for iPhone.
Steps To Download And Install ShareIt On Windows PC:
Downloading ShareIt On Windows PC:
Step 1: To get started, first you need to download the ShareIt app for Windows PC. Visit Softonic and click on Download Latest Version button in the top right corner.
Step 2: The download will begin, and once it is downloaded, locate the file and double-click on it to run the file.
Step 3: Click Run in the pop-up that appears.
Step 4: Now the ShareIt Setup wizard will open up. Click on “Accept” on the first page of the wizard.
Step 5: Select the destination location in the next wizard using the Browse button and click Next.
Step 6: In the next page of the wizard, you can select additional tasks. Choose the checkbox Create A Desktop Shortcut if you wish to create a shortcut for the app and click on Next.
Step 7: The installation will begin now as shown below. The process may take a while and once the installation is done click on Finish.
Step 8: ShareIt is successfully installed on your Windows PC now. To configure ShareIt, follow the steps given below.
Configuring ShareIt On Windows PC:
Step 1: After successful installation, the app will launch automatically and on the first page, you need to accept their Terms and Conditions. Click on Accept.
Step 2: The app window will open up now, and it will start searching for the nearby devices as shown below.
Step 3: Click on the arrow in the bottom right corner. Your personal network password will pop-up. Note down the password.
Step 4: Now open the ShareIt App on your smartphone and select either send or receive as per your wish.
Step 5: Click on connect to PC button in the bottom right corner. A pop-up will appear, click on Go to begin the connection.
Step 6: The app will start searching for the nearby PC connections. Once your PC is available, tap on it to connect.
Step 7: It will ask you to Enter Password. Enter the password which you noted in step 3 and click OK.
Step 8: The connection will begin now. And in a fraction of seconds, you will be presented with a screen where you can send and receive files.
That’s it. You have successfully configured ShareIt on your windows PC now.
If you encounter any issues while following this tutorial, do let me know using the comments section below.