Nearby Share is a solution for Android devices that allows you to easily share files via Bluetooth. Thanks to Google Chrome, it will also be possible to use it on Windows computers. It was possible thanks to an experimental function added in a popular web browser.
nearby Share it’s such an equivalent AirDropa for Android devices. Google has designed this solution for multi-platform use, i.e. also on devices running other software. Thanks to the Chrome web browser, the feature is now also available on Windows computers. How to turn it on?
Google added to Chrone’a a new, experimental feature. nearby Share can be turned on by activating the appropriate flag (such). Its value should be set to Enabled. Then restart the web browser for the changes to take effect. Of course, you must have a computer with Bluetooth in order to use the function. Both devices must also be relatively close to each other.
nearby Share from Android for now in the preview versions of Google Chrome
The new feature and the flag to enable it are so far only in preview releases of the viewer from channels dev and Canary. Only over time will they appear in a stable version for Windows and other operating systems supported by the application. If you want to use the solution now, type in the address bar chrome: // nearby. From here you can start transferring files.
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