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Change Default Save Location for Nearby Sharing in Windows 11

Nearby sharing in Windows lets you share documents, photos, links to websites, and more with nearby devices by using Bluetooth or Wi-Fi.

Nearby sharing saves files you receive to your Downloads folder by default.

This tutorial will show you how to change the default folder location that Nearby Sharing will save files you receive into for your account in Windows 11.

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Turn On or Off Nearby Sharing in Windows 11

Nearby sharing in Windows lets you share documents, photos, links to websites, and more with nearby devices by using Bluetooth or Wi-Fi.

To use nearby sharing, both PCs—the one you’re sharing from and the one you’re sharing to—must have:

  • Nearby sharing turned on.
  • Bluetooth 4.0 (or later) and must be running Windows 11 or Windows 10 (version 1803 or later).

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off nearby sharing for your account in Windows 11.

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