Not everyone has the luxury of always having our phone at the ready. In some occasions, people get to check their phone after a few hours and it can be due to various reasons; long meetings, bad cell service, etc. Pair this with the fact that some texts are urgent and need to be replied to immediately then we have a problem. So exactly how do you solve a problem like this?
No matter what your reason is you’ll be happy to know that technology has outdone itself again and that you can now send and read your Android texts via your PC. It’s a great alternative way to answer your important text messages without the need to be continuously locked in your phone. Read more to know how!
How to Send & Read Android Texts from your PC
MightyText is a free texting service and is what will enable you to read and send texts on your PC. In order to use it, you need to download the app both on your Android phone and PC to link them together. Once you have the app on both devices, launch your browser to do some changes that the app prompts you to do. It may seem daunting at first but the app does a good job of holding your hand throughout the process. What it does is that it changes a few settings (security settings or installing add-ons) on your browser in order to receive notifications whenever a new message comes through.
It may seem daunting at first but the app does a good job of holding your hand throughout the process. What it does is that it changes a few settings (security settings or installing add-ons) on your browser in order to receive notifications whenever a new message comes through.
Classic and Power Views
You have to options when selecting the interface of MightyText; the classic view and the power view. The classic offers more space to view the details of your messages while the power view has different tabs on your screen that show text messages as conversations similar to online messengers. If you want to see all your conversations at once, we recommend the power view since it fits multiple conversation windows into your screen. However, if you like to focus
However, if you like to focus on one message at a time and look at important details then we recommend the classic. Both views do their job well and have a great interface. Which one you like better really boils down to personal preference.
To start sending messages through MightyText, simply click the new message button and a window will appear. It’s very easy to use and if you’re familiar with using online messengers or even Gmail then it will be a breeze for you. You can also mark your messages as favorites, look through your contacts, and customize the settings to your personal preference. The app will also notify you of the current state of your phone’s battery while also notifying you of missed and incoming calls.
MightyText is a great alternative for people who struggle to stay on their phones and are locked on to their PC instead. It’s free, has a clean and user-friendly interface, and is great at its doing its job. What more can you ask for from a free app? If this helped you be sure to let us know and if there are other alternatives out there that you think work better, we’d love to hear them!
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