Samsung has done it again! The Galaxy smartphone series maker has just launched SideSync, a simple and efficient way to share screen space between a Samsung mobile device and a Samsung computer.  Using the utility, you can easily share files and internet sites and synchronize your devices on different screens. What’s more exciting is that you can also make phone calls and send text messages from your PC.

As the app just released, most of you might be looking for some sort of help guide to use it or get started with the all-new interesting app. Here in this help-tutorial, we’ll guide you on how to share your PC and mobile device using SideSync. Let’s get started:

Complete guide to using SideSync

What is SideSync?

What is SidesyncSideSync is a powerful PC-Mobile solution from Samsung that lets you easily share screens, windows and data files between a Samsung PC and a Samsung Smartphone. Using the application, you can effectively synchronize both the devices without any need to establish a USB connection between them. There are also options to make and receive phone calls and send messages from your PC.

Why you should use SideSync?

Here are the reasons you should give a try to this wonderful application:

Share Files between your PC & Mobile Device

The application lets you easily share files between your PC and mobile device without any need to connect them using a USB cable or by some other means. This saves you time and you can share your files anytime you want to.

Make phone calls and send text messages on PC

You can also use SideSync to directly connect to the phone from your PC and answer your calls directly from there. The application also allows you to check phone notifications and send messages. This eliminates the need to access both the devices at same time.

SideSync Requirements

SideSync requirements

For Windows

  • OS: Windows XP SP3 or higher (32 / 64 bit supported)
  • CPU: Intel® Pentium 1.8 GHz processor or higher (Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0 GHz higher recommended)
  • Minimum memory size (RAM): 1 GB (recommended)
  • Free hard drive space: At least 500 MB (recommended)
  • Screen resolution: 1024 x 768 (600), 32 bit or above
  • Required software: Windows Media Player 11 or above                                                       DirectX 9.0C or above (Applicable for Window XP OS only)
  • Support Software: Microsoft Office 2007 or above

For Mac

  • OS: Mac OS X 10.7 or later
  • CPU: 8 GHz Intel or faster processor
  • Minimum memory size (RAM): 1 GB (recommended)
  • Free hard drive space: At least 500 GB (recommended)

For Mobile devices

  • OS: Smartphone: Android KitKat (4.4) or higher

           Tablet: Android Lollipop (5.0) or higher (may not work in some device models)

How to Use SideSync

set up SideSync

To start using SideSync, you’ll need to follow some simple steps mentioned below:

  • Install SideSync on your PC and mobile device
  • Connect both the PC and mobile device to the same Access Point (Wi-Fi/ LAN)
  • Choose the devices you want to pair together
  • Once your PC & mobile have paired, they will be automatically connected together when they’re on same Access Point

Once your devices are automatically connected with each other, there’s no need to connect them using a USB cable. In order to access your PC screen, you just need to open the app installed on your mobile and connect to your device and vice-versa.

Our complete guide on how to share your mobile device and PC using SideSync ends here. Now, if you own a Samsung smartphone and a PC, you can choose to install the SideSync right now! Start using the app! And enjoy more as you get more familiar with it!

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