Windows Phone 8.1 - How to project your screen on a PC

September 2016


Windows Phone 8.1 - How to project your screen on a PC



You want to create a video tutorial about the new features of Windows Phone 8.1 smartphone? You want to run your apps or view pictures stored on your phone, on a bigger screen?
Windows Phone 8.1 gives you the ability to project your screen on a PC. In this FAQ you will learn how to configure this feature.

Prerequisites

  • Your Windows Phone 8.1 device and PC must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network. Alternatively you can use a USB cable to connect your devices.
  • Your phone must support this feature.
  • Download and install Project My Screen App for Windows Phone on your PC.

Procedure

On your PC:
  • Launch the Project My Screen App

On your Smartphone
  • Go to Settings > Project my screen
  • Windows Phone 8.1 will search for compatible device and once detected, a small message will be displayed: Allow screen projection? A computer is trying to display your phone's screen content...
  • Tap on yes.

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