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Help: Upload To PC: Connecting Playbook using Wi-Fi or Cable


Connecting Playbook using Wi-Fi or Cable:


IMP : Firewalls can block the software on system.make sure that you either turn off the firewall temporarily or add UploadToPC.exe as an exception to your firewall.

Wi-Fi :


Step 1:

Making Wi-Fi connection :

In order to connect via Wi-Fi,your PC and Playbook should be connected to same Router using Wi-Fi.Make sure that your Playbook's Wi-Fi is on and it is showing that it is connected to the Network.You can see the status by tapping on the Wi-Fi icon of your Playbook.The best check will to make sure that you can browse internet on both your Playbook and PC using the same router connection(same Wi-Fi network connection).


Making a cable connection :

Setting up a cable connection is far easier than setting up Wi-Fi.You just have to connect Playbook using USB cable.Once the connection is made,you will get a message on your Playbook saying that the Playbook has beeen connected to the PC.

Note : make sure that you have all necessary drivers of Playbook installed on your system that are required for the connectivity.


Step 2: Open Upload To PC on your Playbook.Add the files using "Add to list" button.Once the files are added,Click on "Send Selected/Send All" as shown below :

Note : In order to send selected items,please tap on the file names.Once selected,the selected files will appear in Blue color.


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Step 3: It will ask you to enter the IP address of your PC as shown in the image below.



Step 4: To get the IP address of your PC, right click on the tray icon and click on "IP Address of the system" as shown below :



Step 5:  You will get the screen below.It shows all possible IP addresses your PC can have.Try them one by one unless your Playbook software connects successfully :

ip address


Step 6 : Once the connection is successful,the Upload will start automatically(Remember you have done setup on your PC/Laptop/Computer in early stages of this tutorial.)



Next : During Upload of Files/Music/Videos



Quick Jump to topic :

a) Introduction of Upload To PC

b) Installation of Upload To PC

c) Starting Main Application

d) Opening and Working with the main window

e) Start of Upload Process

f) Connecting Playbook using Wi-Fi or Cable

g) During Upload of Files/Music/Video/Pictures