BlackBerry Forums Support Community

BlackBerry Forums Support Community (http://www.blackberryforums.com/)
-   General PlayBook Discussion (http://www.blackberryforums.com/general-playbook-discussion/)
-   -   Bluetooth File Transfer (http://www.blackberryforums.com/general-playbook-discussion/265086-bluetooth-file-transfer.html)

SGoodman 08-30-2013 05:07 AM

Bluetooth File Transfer
 
Greetings,

I haven't been able to share files between my Style 9670 and PlayBook over Bluetooth, so I've been trying it over BlackBerry Bridge. Using Bridge on the PlayBook, I can view most file types, but when I go into File Manager and try to view videos on my phone, I get an error message saying "There are no files that can be opened by PlayBook". Apparently this means that Bluetooth doesn't support viewing (streaming) videos in real-time.

Is it possible to copy videos to my PlayBook, instead of streaming them?

Thanks,
Shane.

ZombieBerry 08-30-2013 08:25 AM

Re: Bluetooth File Transfer
 
You should be able to stream and copy videos to your PB.

You can do this connected via USB or WiFi.

KB26068-How to transfer files to and from the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet and BlackBerry 10 smartphone

knottyrope 08-30-2013 11:35 AM

Re: Bluetooth File Transfer
 
you cant stream video over BT, bandwidth is too slow

SGoodman 09-01-2013 04:20 AM

Re: Bluetooth File Transfer
 
The Knowledge Base article refers to wifi sharing and USB transfers (not Bluetooth). Also, I don't have a Style 9670 (not a BlackBerry 10 device).

Shane.


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:45 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.12
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.