Video : How to Transfer files over Bluetooth on Windows Phone 7.8

by Ashish


So finally we do have the update for Windows Phone 7.5 to 7.8. The most useful feature that rolled in the update are Internet Sharing and Bluetooth File transfer. We knew this from a long time, just that now we this in action.

It is possible to send files for Nokia Lumia Windows Phone 7.5 users using the Bluetooth File Sharing app. The app not only works but actually this is how Windows Phone 8 Bluetooth file transfer should have been implemented.

Coming back to the topic, we tested the Bluetooth transfer between Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 7.8 device and it works. Below is the video demo :

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This app integrates in the Share Menu option as “” when you select a file and choose to share. If your phone is paired, the transfer can be initiated instantly. You will have to still follow the confirmation procedure to approve file transfer on the receiving device.

Bluetooth Share on Windows Phone 7.8

The app has two sections, Shared and Received. Its just a list of files which you can open from here and save to your phone. When you plan to Share, you can choose Pictures Separately and other Files Separately.

Download Bluetooth Share :

You can download the Bluetooth Share from Nokia Collection or just follow the link or scan the QR Code from your Bing Search.

Bluetooth Share QR Code