Pair Your Android Smartphone to your PC to Send Text Messages

Edited by Ronniel Javier, Kirk, Lynn, Eng

Android Smartphones have a lot of cool features and applications that can be found in the Google Play market, and one of the best features that could really benefit Android users is the ability to pair your device to your PC without connecting it with your USB cable. This will allow you to actually use your PC to send and receive text messages without opening your Android smartphone. When you forget to take your phone with you, you can still text and receive messages and MMS by accessing it from any PC. To do this, you must install Android applications like browser texting, mysms and MightyText. MightyText is good to use because of the clean interface, but all of these applications are free of charge and will allow you to receive instant notification messages, see your phone battery level, and backup and restore your SMS.

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Setting up MightText

  1. 1
    Install MightyText.
    You can install it easily from here: MightyText
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  2. 2
    Complete Setup.
    Once you have installed it on your Android smartphone, open the program to complete setup.
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  3. 3
    Install Chrome extension.
    You can do it by going here Chrome Extension . Please note that MightyText is only applicable for Google Chrome browser.
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  4. 4
    Link Your MightyText Extension.
    Locate the top of your browser, where you can find the extension, and click it.
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  5. 5
    Link Your Google Mail Account.
    You can do this by allowing your Gmail account to access your MightyText application through your Google Chrome browser. Take note that your Gmail account should be matched to your browser, and to your Android smartphone.
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  6. 6
    Enjoy texting from your PC to another smartphone device.
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Tips and Tricks

  • When you are using MightyText with your browser, make sure that your smartphone has a signal so that you can send and receive texts.
  • You can call anyone from your PC browser with MightyText.
  • If you have problems with any of these steps, ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.


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Recent edits by: Lynn, Kirk, Ronniel Javier

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