AirDroid Web Client (web.airdroid.com) allows you to manage and control your Android devices via a browser directly without installing any application or software on the Client/Controller Devices. If you seldom to remotely access your Android devices or just want to access your devices temporarily, the AirDroid Web Client will meet your needs. But if you want to remotely access your Android devices frequently, you are recommended to use the AirDroid Desktop Client or AirMirror app which is more stable than AirDroid Web Client.
On this topic, you will learn what is AirDroid web client and how to use AirDroid Web client to manage your mobile phone:
- How to sign in to AirDroid Web Client?
- How to add and connect to the Android device via AirDroid Web?
- The main features of AirDroid Web
- FAQ of AirDroid Web Client
How to sign in to AirDroid Web Client?
You can access AirDroid Web Client by visiting web.airdroid.com on a browser, and there are two ways to sign in to AirDroid Web Client.
1. Sign in with AirDroid Account
If you don't have an AirDroid Account, you can click "Create an account" to sign up AirDroid account. For more ways to sign up AirDroid Account, you can check (How to sign up AirDroird Account?)
2. Sign in via Scan QR Code
Open AirDroid app > tap Scan icon near to AirDroid Web > Scan the OR code on the Login page of AirDroid Web Client
How to add and connect to the Android device via AirDroid Web?
If there is no device under your AirDroid account, a pop-up window will appear after you sign in to your AirDroid account, follow the instruction then you will be able to add a device and connect to it:
- Download & Install AirDroid app on the device you want to remote access. You can download AirDroid from our website or from Google Play.
- Sign in to the same AirDroid account on both AirDroid app and AirDroid Web Client
- After sign in, the AirDroid Web Client will connect to your Android device automatically
If you failed to connect to your device or constantly lost connections, please find the solution via (Failed to connect devices or constantly lost connections?)
The main features of AirDroid Web
Control also named Remote Control allows you to remotely manage and access your Android devices directly. You can do anything on your devices just like they are on your hand. To learn more about Remote Control, you can check (How to remote control Android device from a computer with AirDroid?)
Camera also named Remote Camera allows you to remotely activate your Android devices' camera without touching the devices. You can use it to check the surrounding of your devices' camera for guarding family safe. To learn more about Remote Camera, you can check the article (How to remote access phone's camera from a computer with AirDroid?)
Mirroring also named Screen Mirroring allows you to mirror your device's screen to your computer, whatever your mobile device and the computer are under the same network or not. You can use it for a live streamer or online class presenting. For more information about Screen Mirroring, you can check the article (How to mirror phone's screen to a computer with AirDroid?)
Files allows you to manage the files on your mobile devices from a browser directly. It supports to download files from your mobile devices or upload files to your mobile devices. To learn more about Files, you can check the article (How to manage the files on your phone via AirDroid Web)
Messages also named SMS allows you to receive and reply to SMS from your computer, but due to some tech limitation, the MMS and Group Message is not supported for now. To learn more about SMS, you can check the article (FAQs for SMS)
Photos allows you to view and manage all photos on your Android devices. You can download the photos from the Gallery or upload photos to the Gallery. What's more, you can set a photo as wallpaper here.
Music allows you to play and manage the Local music on your devices. You can download the Local music from your devices, or upload a song to your devices. Besides, you can set a song as a phone/notification/alarm ringtone here.
Ringtone allows you to play and manage the ringtones on your devices. You can download them from your devices or upload a new ringtone to your devices. Besides, you are able to set a phone/notification/alarm ringtone here directly.
Videos allows you to play and manage the Local video on your phone. You can download the Local video on your devices or upload a video to your devices.
Find phone allows you to view or locate where your device is. You will able to set Lost mode or Wipe the data of your device if you lost your device. To learn more about Find Phone, you can check (How to use AirDroid Find Phone Feature?)
Apps allows you to view and manage all the apps on your devices. You can uninstall an App or download the APK of the app. Tapping Install app can upload an APK to install Apps directly.
Contacts allows you to view and manage the contacts on your phone, you can add, edit, and delete the contacts directly. You can also send a message and call out here (only support to call out, you have to pick up your phone to speak.)
There are 4 quick-short tools on the Toolbox: File, URL, Clipboard, App
- File: you can drag & drop files or upload files to your devices directly here.
- URL: enter the URL and it will open on your device by the default browser directly.
- Clipboard: support to sync the content of the clipboard between the devices (Due to the restrictions of Android 10, Clipboard features is not available on the devices which run Android 10)
- App: you can drag & drop Apks here to install them to your devices.
FAQ of AirDroid Web Client
Q: Does the Web Client support to connect iOS devices?
A: Yes, but only supports to connect the iOS devices in LAN mode, and due to the restriction of Apple, there are only a few features available when you connect to an iOS device.
Q: Is there any request for the Browser?
A: You can use any Browser to visit AirDroid Web Client, but Chrome is more compatible.
Q: Can I use a mobile browser to visit the web client?
A: Yes. But if you only want to use the control, camera, and mirroring features, you are recommended to install AirMirror App which is more compatible than web client.