This feature of Samsung Galaxy S6 allows a user to connect the nearby devices in a quick manner without going through the proper settings of Bluetooth or Wi-Fi direct which also includes the screen mirroring through the Miracast.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Quick Connect
Although many of the users of Samsung does not know about the Samsung Galaxy S6 Quick Connect feature but it has been embedded in smartphones like Galaxy S5, Note 4, etc. since very long. Some of the users face difficulty in connecting the two devices through the wireless connection. The Samsung Galaxy S6 Quick connect feature allows the user to connect two smartphones easily.
Note that this guide is applied to both the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge as this feature is available in both the smartphones and that too in a similar way.
Step to access Samsung Galaxy S6 Quick Connect
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Quick Connect is available in the notification panel only which can be accessed by swiping down the screen to show the notification panel on the home screen.
How to use the Samsung Galaxy S6 Quick Connect to other devices?
In case the other device does not have the Quick connect feature you have to enable the Bluetooth or WiFi Direct on the device using a manual way. If the device supports Quick Connect then enable the Quick connect settings.
Step 1: Scroll Down the Notification Panel
- To use the quick connect swipe down from the top of the screen using one finger. You will find the Quick Connect option.
- Tap on the feature using the first time, tap on TURN ON QUICK CONNECT.
- You should set the visibility of Galaxy S6 only when you have to use the quick connect for security reasons.
- The visibility settings could be disabled later by going to the Settings on the top right.
- You can also set the privacy for Samsung Galaxy S6 Quick connect to visible contacts only.
Step 2: Find the other device to establish the connection
When the Samsung Galaxy S6 Quick Connect feature is enabled then the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth services will be enabled automatically. Now the device will start to search the nearby devices.
For enabling the connection in other devices you can turn on the Quick connect or the wireless connection manually. In case the Bluetooth connection is enabled, make sure that the visibility of the device is shown.
When the device is found in the menu then tap on it to establish the connection and find possible operations.
Step 3: The device Connection is established and the files are ready to be shared
Now the files are ready to be shared when you have tapped in the available devices in the quick connect android smartphone. Now you have to tap on the Share Content to share various data in Galaxy Note 4 or Samsung Galaxy S6.
Fault in Galaxy S6 Quick Connect
In some of the regions, some of the features are disabled by the samsung connect devices carrier. If you cannot find the Samsung Galaxy S6 Quick connect feature or s7 quick connect missing in your device then it is possible that your carrier opted to remove the feature.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Quick connect feature cannot be disabled. This is enabled as an essential feature in Galaxy S6.
Now we have learned how to use the Samsung Galaxy S6 Quick Connect in your Samsung Galaxy S6 or S6 Edge. In case you have any other doubt regarding the quick connect process or you are not able to use this feature then you can comment in the comment section below. Our team of experts will try to answer the query as soon as possible.