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Turn on Screen Mirroring on Samsung Galaxy S5 and Share Your Phone's Screen to the TV or Laptop

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How do I screen mirror my Samsung Galaxy S5?

How do I screen mirror my S5 to my Laptop and also the same for my Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 sprint

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Do I need an additional device to turn on screen mirroring on my Samsung Galaxy S5?

Do I need an additional device to turn on screen mirroring on my Samsung Galaxy S5?

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Sir, please help me to connect my S5 to my laptop?

I am trying to use my Acer laptop to mirror my Samsung Galaxy S5, with the factory cable, but it isn't working.

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There are many ways that you can mirror your Samsung Galaxy S5 screen on your Acer laptop. The most common way is using a third party app. However, Samsung has designed the SideSync app to help you share screens between a Samsung phone and a PC. This app has many useful features including:

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  • Keyboard and mouse sharing mode.
  • Easily share files between your PC and your phone.
  • Phone screen sharing mode.
  • Chat with your friends while watching a movie on your laptop.
  • And many more useful features.
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Follow the steps bellow to download and install SideSync on both of your devices:

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    On your PC, open a web browser.
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    Go to the SideSync website.
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    Once you reach the page, scroll down to the 'Installation' section.
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    Click on the 'Download for PC with Windows' link.
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    Once the setup is downloaded, launch it.
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    Follow the steps on the setup to install it on your PC.
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    Now on your phone home screen, tap on the 'Apps' icon.
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    Open the Google Play store.
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    Search for the SideSync app
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    If you can't find it click here to reach the SideSync page on Google Play store.
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    Once you find the app, tap on it.
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    On SideSync page, tap on the 'Install' button.
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    Now Google will install the app on your phone.
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    You should now have the SideSync app on your Galaxy S5 phone, and on your laptop.
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You can learn more about using SideSync in our other VisiHow article on how to use the screen sharing mode in Samsung SideSync.

Screen mirroring my phone used to connect from my Samsung Galaxy 5 before the phone upgraded itself?

I can no longer connect screen mirroring to my TV...I have a Sony Bravia KDL40HX701

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Turn on Screen Mirroring on Samsung Galaxy S5 and Share Your Phone's Screen to the TV or Laptop
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Can I get help connecting Samsung Galaxy S5 to my laptop so I can display my phone's images on my laptop monitor?

The phone cannot scan my laptop when trying to mirror the display.

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I connected my phone one day by accident to my Visio TV with screen mirroring, how do I access this feature on my TV? I have a Samsung Galaxy S5?

How do I get TV to show mirror of my phone again?

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TV no longer displays on phones available devices?

I have previously used my S5 to mirror on my Samsung TV with great success. I attempted this again recently and could not manage to find either device.

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