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S5 Not Sending Via Bluetooth or Wi-fi Direct

Discussion in 'Android Mobile Devices' started by Deke40, Feb 6, 2018.

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  1. Deke40

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    On my S5 I cannot send via Bluetooth or Wi-Fi direct to my Tab4 10.1 or my wife's
    S5 or Tab4. The connections are being made but keeping getting "file not sent".

    Where to start looking?
     
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  4. Deke40

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    As I said in my post the connections are being made but files not being sent.
     
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    Did that about 3 years ago.
     
  7. Deke40

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    Also tried it with Quick Connect and it will actually make the receiving device show
    a popup to accept or decline a transfer but then the sending device shows sending failed.
     
  8. plodr

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    Sorry, I have no more ideas.
    I own one android phone and two android tablets. I connect the android devices to a computer using the charging cable and move any files back and forth that way. About the only thing I move are pictures off the devices and onto the computer.

    I tried a wifi app once and it was more trouble than it was worth so I removed it.
     
  9. Deke40

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    Found SideSync from Samsung. Seems to work fairly good. Kind of like mirrowing with drag and drop.
     
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    Have you made sure your software on devices are both upto date. Have you tried it with any other devices? Only other think I can suggest from my mobile tech experience is a factory reset. If not it could be an issue with the file your sending
     
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