Link to Windows

3.7
7.09L reviews
50Cr+
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Content rating
Everyone
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About this app

You love your phone. So does your PC. Get instant access to everything you love on your phone, right from your PC. To get started, install the Link to Windows app on your Android phone and connect it with the Phone Link app on your Windows PC.

Link your Android phone and PC to view and reply to text messages, make and receive calls*, view your notifications and more.

Make emailing yourself photos a thing of the past as you share your favourite images between your phone and PC. Copy, edit and even drag and drop photos without ever touching your phone.

Phone Link features:
• Make and receive calls from your PC*
• Manage your Android phone's notifications on your PC
• Access your favourite mobile apps** on your PC
• Read and reply to text messages from your PC
• Drag files between your PC and phone**
• Copy and paste content between your PC and phone**
• Instantly access the photos on your phone from your PC
• Use your PC's bigger screen, keyboard, mouse, and touch screen to interact with your phone from your PC.

Integrated with select** Microsoft Duo, Samsung, and HONOR phones for an even better experience:
The Link to Windows app comes integrated so no additional apps need to be downloaded from the Play Store.
Link to Windows is easy to find in the Quick Access tray (swipe down from the top of your screen to access it).
Exclusive features like cross-device copy and paste, Phone screen, file drag-and-drop and Apps.

Let us know what features you'd like to see next by selecting “Send feedback” in the Phone Link app settings.

*Calls requires a Windows 10 PC with Bluetooth capability.

**Drag and drop, Phone screen and Apps all require a compatible Microsoft Duo, Samsung or HONOR device (full list and breakdown of capabilities: aka.ms/phonelinkdevices). The multiple apps experience requires a Windows 10 PC running the May 2020 Update or later and has at least 8GB of RAM, and your Android device must be running Android 11.0.

The Link to Windows accessibility service is for those using a screen reading tool on the PC. When the service is enabled, it lets you control all your phone's apps from your PC using Android keyboard navigation while receiving spoken feedback from your PC speakers.

By installing this app, you agree to the Microsoft Terms of Use https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=246338 and Privacy Statement https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=248686
Updated on
27-Jan-2023

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region and age The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
Learn more about how developers declare sharing
This app may collect these data types
Personal info, App activity and 2 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted
3.7
7.09L reviews
Michael Hagerty
2 February 2023
Works ok. Checking messages or anything requires you to give permission each time sucks. What if my phone is across the room charging? I have to get up to give permission. Also, popups on copy and past block view of the screen until a long time out had occurred. Very annoying and not needed. The few options in the settings are fairly useless and confusing. Thanks for trying... take a knee... you almost made it work.
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Microsoft Corporation
3 February 2023
Hi, sorry to hear that you are having issues. Please note this is due to the change introduced in the latest Android update. You can read your messages under messages feature as well and that would not require to unlock the device. Please submit feedback within the app if you are using the messages feature and that is causing the issue. Thank you.
James Harris
20 January 2023
This app will make your conversations turn into a revolving door of ideas, apologies, explanations, and eventually confusion. If this app could be more dysfunctional, I would be amazed. Sending texts is not bad if you don't mind a long delay. If you want to send photos then you would be better off sending it via the USPS. Altogether this app has been able to send texts *AWESOME* but texting or messaging through this app takes me back to the early 90's.
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dubs 1
31 January 2023
Oooooohhh man this suck!!! This thing doesn't even pretend to do anything but piss you off and not work!!! I've been working on it for hours, everything is right but you click on one of the prompts and it kicks you off. I've had to change all mt passwords like 10 F#$%ing times. It shows I'm connected but what I touch anything it kicks me off and says "to make sure that you phone and your PC are connected to the same wi-fi!!! Absolutely garbage, what a waste of time and money
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