Receiving files using Bluetooth

Receiving files using Bluetooth

Droid DNA by HTC lets you receive various files with Bluetooth, including photos, music tracks, contact info, calendar events, and documents such as PDFs.
Important: Refer to the device’s documentation for instructions on sending information over Bluetooth.
  1. With two fingers, swipe down from the status bar to open Quick Settings.
  2. If Bluetooth is off, tap the Bluetooth tile to turn it on.
  3. Tap . The Bluetooth screen opens.
  4. Tap the Bluetooth name of your device near the top of the screen to make Droid DNA by HTC visible to nearby Bluetooth devices.
  5. On the sending device, send one or more files to Droid DNA by HTC.
  6. If asked, accept the pairing request on Droid DNA by HTC and on the sending device. You may also be prompted to enter the same passcode or confirm the auto-generated passcode on both devices.

    You'll then get a Bluetooth authorization request.

  7. Tap Pair.
  8. When Droid DNA by HTC receives a file transfer request notification, slide the Notifications panel down, tap the incoming file notification, and then tap Accept.
  9. When a file is transferred, a notification is displayed. Slide the Notifications panel down, and then tap the relevant notification.

When you open a received file, what happens next depends on the file type:

  • Media files and documents are usually opened directly in a compatible app. For example, if you open a music track, it starts playing in the Music app.
  • For a vCalendar file, choose the calendar where you want to save the event, and then tap Import. The vCalendar is added to your Calendar events.
  • For a vCard contact file, you can choose to import one, several, or all of those contacts to your contacts list.
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