Android Data Recovery
How to Connect Samsung Device to Kies via Wi-Fi
- Part 1. Connect Samsung Device to Kies（Only for Android 6.0 and earlier）
- Part 2. Connect Samsung to PC with Android Transfer (Supports all Android version)
When you run the software in PC and enter the main interface, you will see two connection options. One is USB cable connection, the other is Wireless connection. Select the latter one.
Step 2 Set Wi-Fi Connection on Samsung Device
Firstly, you should make your Galaxy phone connect to the same wireless network as that of Samsung Kies. Then, go to the "Settings" > "More Settings" > "Kies via Wi-Fi" in your Samsung Galaxy.
When the device successfully detected the computer, the name of the PC will appear on the phone screen. A confirmation code will also show on the phone screen as soon as you choose the name of the computer.
Meanwhile, Wi-Fi connection request will pop up on your computer. Then enter the passkey shown on the handset in the request box on the computer, the device will soon connect to Kies. The whole process will take a bit longer since connection between device and Kies via Wi-Fi is not always successful.
Note: The function of transferring data from one Samsung Galaxy to another is not workable under wireless connection. If you want to figure out the reason, you can access to the tutorial on How to Transfer Data in between Samsung Devices.
Read up here, you may notice that bridge Galaxy device with Kies wirelessly is not complex. However, unsuccessful connection happens now and then, and I tried several times to make it work. To tackle this issue, you can check the Kies Help and find out the step-by-step solution or try to use the guide on part 2.
Android Transfer program, which allows users to connect Samsung to computer without any limits.
You are able to use Android Transfer program to connect Samsung to PC via USB cable as well as Wi-Fi and the both are easy to go. If you want to see how it works and how to simply connect Samsung to computer, please go to this page: How to Connect Samsung Galaxy phone to Computer.
After you successfully connect Samsung to PC, you can now continue your task with Android Transfer program:
1. Back up Android files
2. Manage files in Android such as import & export files directly from/to computer, send messages to several contacts at a time, download and convert video files, install and uninstall apps from/to Android and detect, merge or de-duplicate contacts.
3. Clear junk files & cache and speed up Android.
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