Article ID : SX676802 / Last Modified : 08/24/2021

How can I find files that I have received using Bluetooth?

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    Valid for

    • Android 11
    • Android™ 10
    • Android 9.0
    • Android 8.0


    You can use the built-in file manager to locate, move, copy, rename or share files that you received using Bluetooth®.

    Locate a file received using Bluetooth

    1. Find and tap SettingsStorage.
    2. If your device has an external SD card, tap Internal shared storage. If not, go directly to the next step.
    3. Find and tap Files.
    4. Tap Bluetooth.

    Tip: Touch and hold a file icon to share it, or tap the menu button (three vertical dots) to move, copy or rename it.

    You can also download a file manager app from Google Play™ Store. Files received using Bluetooth are found in your file manager's bluetooth folder.