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Link Samsung Android Phone to Windows 11 PC

The Your Phone app on your Windows PC let’s you get instant access to everything you love on your phone, right from your PC. Link your Android phone and PC to view and reply to text messages, make and receive calls, and more – all right on your PC.

The Your Phone experience starts on your PC with Windows 10 or Windows 11 and the Your Phone app. From your PC you can connect to select Android and Samsung devices with these two apps:

You’ll see these names combined as Your Phone Companion – Link to Windows in the Google Play Store and in the Galaxy Store. In the Microsoft Store, you’ll see Your Phone. This link between your device and PC gives you instant access to everything you love. Read and reply to text messages with ease, view recent photos from your Android device, use your favorite mobile apps, make and receive calls, and manage your Android device’s notifications right on your PC.

This tutorial will show you how to link a Samsung Android phone to your Windows 11 PC with your Microsoft account.

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How to Turn On or Off Cross-device Copy and Paste in Windows 10 Your Phone app

Linking your Android phone to your PC lets you switch seamlessly between your phone and PC.

Cross-device copy and paste is supported on Android devices that are running One UI version 2.1.

Cross-device copy and paste allows the Your Phone app to to access and transfer content you copy and paste using the same shortcuts you normally use on your Android phone and Windows 10 PC. Use Cross-device Copy and Paste to easily copy text from your compatible Galaxy phone to your connected PC.

It is only possible to copy text and images between your devices currently. Images above 1MB in size will be resized. You can copy content and paste it into a Secure Folder, but you can’t copy and paste content from a Secure Folder onto your PC. Copying something from a Secure Folder will still replace any content you have on your PC clipboard.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off Cross-device copy and paste for the Your Phone app in Windows 10.

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