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Use Phone Screen Sharing in Samsung SideSync

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SideSync connection problems with Samsung S4 and Lenovo Laptop?

SideSync 3.0 is on both the Samsung S4 and the laptop. But neither USB or WiFi will connect them. Via WiFi the devices won't "find" each other. Via USB it starts to work, the phone screen goes black and we got as far as getting typing to work, but the screen itself won't share. We've installed a lot of different drivers trying to get it to work but no luck

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Disable your Firewall on the PC. This is the likely reason that neither WiFi or USB won't work. Then check to make sure your USB debugging is on within your phone settings which could be a secondary problem. If you have installed drivers and updated every other thing then one of these is stopping or interfering with the connection.

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Just self-solved. iMac/S4 connection dropping. Perhaps for your FA?

Running Lollipop with developer options "Do not keep activities" enabled. Connection dropped within half a second. Disabled "Do not keep activities".....Sweet.

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Awesome that you resolved the error on your own! Thanks for sharing your solution for pairing the iMac and S4!

Have a Mac with 10.9.5 OS. Connects well through USB but not through WiFi?

Have a Mac with 10.9.5 OS. Connects well through USB but not through WiFi

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Upgrade to SideSync 4.0. Samsung improved connections to Mac OS with this latest version. Disable Do Not Keep Activities on your Mac as well which is a solution another Mac user shared. Make sure that you installed the Mac version of SideSync from the PC download section on Samsung.

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Use Phone Screen Sharing in Samsung SideSync

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