The Android smartphone can search for nearby devices in the background. Found devices appear in a pop-up from which a connection can be established to send/receive files. The search will take place even if Bluetooth is disabled.
In the settings, the function Nearby Share can be turned on or off at anytime.
- Tap on Settings
- Tap on Connected devices
- Tap on Connection preferences
- Tap on Nearby Share
- Enable or disable Use Nearby Share