Sharing content with Android Beam

Sharing content with Android Beam

With built-in NFC (near field communication) on HTC EVO 4G LTE, you can share content to another NFC-capable mobile device in an instant. Beam webpages, photos, contact information, and more by holding HTC EVO 4G LTE and the other device back to back.
Note: You can also use NFC for contactless payment. Contact your mobile operator to find out about the availability of NFC payment services.

Turning NFC and Android Beam on

  1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap .
  2. Under Wireless & networks, tap More.
  3. Select the NFC option and then tap Android Beam.
  4. Tap the Android Beam On/Off switch.

Beaming content

Important: Make sure that both devices are unlocked and have NFC turned on. If the other device has an Android Beam option, make sure it is also turned on.
  1. While viewing the content that you want to share, hold HTC EVO 4G LTE and the other phone back to back.

    Make sure that the NFC area (shaded part) of HTC EVO 4G LTE and the other phone's NFC area are close to one another. Experiment by slightly moving the phones until a connection is made.

  2. Tap the screen.
The shared content appears on the other screen. For some items that you've shared (such as contact information), additional instructions on how to save the item will appear on the receiving device.
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