Do you want to transfer files between Windows PCs? Although you can transfer your files using a USB flash drive or an external hard disk drive, it is time-consuming. Bluetooth is the best and most convenient way to connect to nearby devices for sharing files wirelessly. This is handy if you don’t have any other media to transfer the files. There is no need for Ethernet, Wi-Fi, USB, HDD, etc., to transfer the files between Windows 11 computers.
Bluetooth is ancient technology, and this can be found inbuilt on old computers and laptops. In this gearupwindows article, we will guide you on transferring files between two different Windows 11 PCs with Bluetooth.
How to Transfer Files Between Two Windows 11 PCs with Bluetooth?
To transfer files between two Windows 11 computers using Bluetooth, you need to pair both computers first. Here is how to do it.
Step 1. Turn on Bluetooth on both computers.
To do that, click anywhere on the
Step 2. Now you need to pair both computers with Bluetooth. For that, open the Settings app from any of the computers (To open the Settings app quickly, press the
Step 3. Click on the
Step 4. On the right-side pane, click on the
Step 5. Click on the
Step 6. Now, your other computer will appear here. Click on the computer’s name to communicate with another PC.
Step 7. You will see the
Step 8. Now, a pop-up window will appear on both computers. Click the
Step 9. Now, you will see the Connection succeeded message on both computers.
That’s it! Now, both computers can communicate with each other.
Step 10. From either computer through which you want to send a file to another PC, right-click on the Bluetooth icon on the Taskbar Corner Overflow area and select the
Step 11. Here, you will see your paired PC. Click on the computer name to select it and then press the
Step 12. Click on the
Step 13. Now, click on the
Step 14. On the next computer where you would like to receive the file, right-click on the Bluetooth icon on the Taskbar Corner Overflow area and select the
Step 15. That’s it! On your next computer, you will see that the file has been received.
Until both your PCs are paired with Bluetooth, you can transfer files from either computer. If you have to transfer many files from one to another computer, make a Zip file and transfer them in one go.