Sharing links between connected devices is a bit different from the way we usually do it. We usually send links externally on social media via several platforms like WhatsApp, Facebook, etc. But sending them to a connected device might be difficult unless you are using Apple devices. The universal clipboard feature from Apple lets you share copied content seamlessly between multiple devices.
However, if you want to send the same link to another device having a different OS such as Windows or Android, how can you do that? Well, the recent stable version of Chrome iOS has introduced a new feature that allows you to share links to any connected device.
Chrome, as you know, is the most popular web browser available for almost all kinds of devices. Moreover, with such enhanced built-in features, you can instantly share links to all the connected devices in a single moment. It saves a lot of time and effort. Yesterday, my mother was browsing through an article on her Mac that she wanted to send to her iPhone to continue reading on it while she went out of the house. I helped her do the same.
And if you are not aware of how to send a link to connected devices in Chrome iOS, we will help you out. In this article, you will learn the complete process step-by-step.
How to Send Link to Connected Devices in Chrome iOS?
iPhone and iPad are known for the special feature handoff. Thankfully, Chrome iOS takes full advantage of this feature and provides a similar experience even if you are using a Windows PC or Android device.
This feature is both fascinating and beneficial for both power users and normal users.
If there is a web page you are visiting on your mobile device and want to continue reading on your desktop computer, then you can send a link to your connected device from Chrome iOS. You can choose the destination machine like a personal computer or workstation to receive the link.
Here are steps to Send a Link from Chrome iPhone to any Google sign-in device:
- Launch the Chrome iOS app on your iPhone or iPad.
- Open the website to which you want to send the link.
- Tap on the share present at the top right corner of the screen.
- Choose on Send to your devices option.
- A list of all connected devices with the same Google account will pop up.
- Select the device that you want to Send a Web Page link to.
The link will be sent to the chosen device and will be notified as a pop-up. You can choose multiple devices and hit on the Send to your device command option.
If your device is offline, then the link will appear the very next time when you are online on the connected chrome browser or device. This feature of sending links also works in Chromebook.
Bottom Line: Chrome iOS Send Web Page
You might have shared a lot of links with your friends through various social media platforms previously. However, with this feature in your Chrome iOS, you can seamlessly send links to your iPhone. It not only feels more comfortable but also saves a lot of your time as well.
The steps to send a link to a chrome iPhone are very simple and easy to remember. And with the step-by-step instructions mentioned above, it must be easier to understand. The only major requirement here is the need to sign in with the same Google account across all the Chrome devices. I helped my mother send a link to iPhone chrome so that she could continue her reading.
Similarly, you can also send the link from Chrome Mac or PC to your iPhone or even Android phone. It’s very simple and doesn’t require any configuration except the same Google account sign-in.
I am personally a great fan of Google Chrome and use it on all my devices. I switch from computer to iPad and my Android phone to continue reading a long blog or news article using the send link to iPhone feature.
Let us know what you think about sending a web page link using the chrome browser. Also, share how essential you feel this feature is?
FAQs: Send Link to Connected device from Chrome iOS
Now, let us go through the frequently asked questions regarding how to send the link to the connected device from Chrome iOS.
How to send a link to the connected device from Chrome iOS?
Launch the site whose link you want to share then tap on the share icon at the end of the search bar and select send to your devices. Now, you will get the list of all the connected devices from where you need to select the device where you want to send and tap on Send To your Device.
Can I send the link to multiple connected devices from Chrome iOS?
Yes, you can easily send the link to multiple or all the connected devices from Chrome iOS.
How can I open the link received from Chrome iOS on a connected device?
Open the Chrome browser on the device where you received the link, you will be able to see a pop-up message having the link to the site. Now, simply tap on the link to open the site.