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Posts: 3
Registered: ‎06-22-2012
My Device: Blackberry Playbook
My Carrier: Rogers

Transfering files via Bluetooth

Is it possible to transfer files between your computer and Playbook via Bluetooth?

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Posts: 26
Registered: ‎11-11-2011
My Device: 8350, 9650, Paybook
My Carrier: Virgin, Verizon

Re: Transferring files via Bluetooth

Unfortunately, no.  Your best option for wireless transfer is wifi, if you can put both on same network. See knowledge base article: How to transfer files to and from the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet.  I reserved a fixed IP for the PB on my home network. That allowed me to drag a shortcut for the PB to the PC desktop. Makes things easy the second time around. Although I think it really should be possible to do Bluetooth transfer, wifi is faster than any BT connection, at least on my system.