How to Use Samsung’s Allshare Play App for Sharing Content?


When you are worried about sharing content across connected devices, Samsung’s AllShare app can be useful to you. With the remote device access, you can always access content remotely from other Samsung devices set up at home. Not just that, you can view photographs on a larger screen by using Instant Play. Though it may seem difficult, sharing videos, music and images becomes easier with mates and family members. So, here you can find out the way of sharing content via. the Samsung  AllShare Play.

Allshare Play App – Sharing Files Between an Android Smartphone and the TV

Before you start off, just ensure that the Samsung Android device and the Samsung TV are connected over the same network. Do make a note that AllShare Play works only when devices are in the same network.

Step 1: Open the Google Play Store app. You simply need to tap the icon present on the home screen of the smartphone.
Google Play Store

Step 2: Type ‘Samsung AllShare’ or ‘Samsung Link’ in the search box for directing you to the relevant app.
Samsung Link

Step 3: Select the option of downloading and thereby installing the app on the communication device.

Step 4: Post installation, tap on the ‘Settings’ icon and select ‘Nearby Devices’.
select nearby devices

Step 5: Once you turn the option on, you should select the device from the list shown in a message box.
message box

Step 6: Grab the remote control and press the ‘SMART’ button for the TV.
Smart HubStep 7: Navigate and select ‘AllShare’. This is nothing but an application that’s already installed on Samsung Smart televisions.

Step 8: Check if the Android device is selected for synchronization.

Step 9: Use the up and down arrowheads to skim through the collection of videos, pictures and image folders. These would be stored on the mobile phone.

Step 10: Finally, click ‘OK’ to confirm soon after you have made the selection.

Sharing Files Between Android and Your Computer Using Allshare Play App

Step 1: Launch the web browser on your computer and access the download page of

Step 2: Either select ‘Sign Up’ or log in to your account with the credentials.

Step 3: Now, click ‘Start’ for downloading and installing the desired software on your PC.
started with samsung link

Step 4: Once you’re done with the installation, go to the Google Play Store on the mobile phone.

Step 5: Install ‘Samsung Link’ with keywords typed in the search bar.

Step 6: Click ‘Install’, the option right beside the Samsung Link icon.

Step 7: Go to the home screen and tap on the icon for opening the application.

Step 8: Go to the files you wish to share with the personal computer.

Step 9: Select the files one by one and then tap ‘Done’ to confirm the action.

Step 10: Under registered devices, select the PC according to the name.
selected to pc

That’s it; the phone would then transfer the selected files from the communication device to the computer.

Once the files are visible on the computer screen, you are all set to view, play or share the files.

NOTE: Before you proceed with the steps, make sure the internet connection is enabled for the devices.

Hope you have a great time in watching blockbusters through the all share play app. Feel free to share this article with your peers and companions.

Hardip Koradia

Written by Hardip Koradia

Hardip Koradia is a pro tech blogger with years of experience in writing resourceful articles on different tech topics like mobile apps, PCs, gadgets, software, how to guides, etc. His passion for technology inspired him to start Techbylws, a growing tech blog.