Article ID : SX676802 / Last Modified : 05/25/2022

How can I find files received using Bluetooth?

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    Applicable to

    • Android™ 12
    • Android 11
    • Android 10
    • Android 9.0
    • Android 8.0

    You can use the built-in file manager to locate, move, copy, rename or share files that you received using Bluetooth®.

    Locate a file received using Bluetooth

    1. Find and tap SettingsStorage.
    2. If your device has an external SD card, tap Internal shared storage. If not, go directly to the next step.
    3. Find and tap Files.
    4. Tap Downloads.


    • Touch and hold a file icon to (share) it, or tap the menu button (three vertical dots) to move, copy or rename it.
    • You can also download a file manager app from Google Play™ Store. Files received using Bluetooth are found in your file manager's Bluetooth folder.