How to Share Videos to a Windows 10 PC

Introduction

This guide will help you with the basics of getting video to your computer from your other devices.
Windows 10

Streaming Service

If you are using a streaming service, like YouTube, Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, or others, you do not need to have special software on your computer, nor do you need to stream these services from your phone to your computer again. It's best to simply visit the webpage directly on your computer using your browser.

In most cases, just type in the name of the service with .com at the end in your browser, then press enter or return.
Main Desktop Browsers.
Chrome Browser with address highlighted.

Screencasting

Screencasting is taking what is displayed on your Android device, and showing it directly on your computer screen. We have a guide to screencasting your mobile device to your computer available.

Sharing Video Files

Rather than casting your screen, it's best to simply share the video or other media files directly to your computer, and let your computer play these files. We have a guide to sharing these files from your mobile device to your computer available.

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This guide will help you with the basics of getting video to your computer from your other devices.
Windows 10

Streaming Service

If you are using a streaming service, like YouTube, Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, or others, you do not need to have special software on your computer, nor do you need to stream these services from your phone to your computer again. It's best to simply visit the webpage directly on your computer using your browser.

In most cases, just type in the name of the service with .com at the end in your browser, then press enter or return.
Main Desktop Browsers.
Chrome Browser with address highlighted.

Screencasting

Screencasting is taking what is displayed on your Android device, and showing it directly on your computer screen. We have a guide to screencasting your mobile device to your computer available.

Sharing Video Files

Rather than casting your screen, it's best to simply share the video or other media files directly to your computer, and let your computer play these files. We have a guide to sharing these files from your mobile device to your computer available.

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