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Downloading and Installing SideSync 4.0

Install SideSync 4.0 onto a PC and onto an Android device, and then connect the two devices through a USB data cable or Wi-Fi.

SideSync 4.0 Windows Requirements

The following table displays the Windows requirements for SideSync 4.0.





SideSync 4.0 
(for PC with Windows)


Windows XP SP3 or higher version (32/64bit supported)


Intel® Pentium 1.8GHz processor or higher (Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0 GHz higher recommended)

Minimum memory size 

1GB (recommended)

Free hard drive space

At least 500MB (recommended)

Screen resolution

1024 X 768 (600), 32 bit or above

Required software

  1. Windows Media Player 11 or above 
    * Windows XP : Windows Media Player 11 or above 
    * Windows 7, 8 OS(N or KN) : Windows Media Feature Pack 
    * "Media Feature Pack" is available from Microsoft homepage      (www.microsoft.com)
  2. DirectX 9.0C or above 
    * Applicable for Window XP OS only 

Support Software

Microsoft Office 2007 or above

Downloading and Installing SideSync 4.0 on Your PC with Windows

 Follow these steps to download SideSync from the Samsung website and install on your PC:

  1. On your PC, navigate to http://www.samsung.com/us/sidesync, using a Web browser. The Samsung SideSync page will be displayed.

    Click on this link to access the website.

  2. Scroll down to the Samsung SideSync 4.0 Installation section and click on Download for PC with Windows.

  3. An executable SideSync file will be downloaded to your PC. Click on the executable file to run it.

  4. When the SideSync Setup menu is displayed, click Next and follow the on-screen instructions to install SideSync 4.0 on your PC.

  5. When set up is almost complete, the Completing the SideSync Setup screen appears. 

  6. Click the Run SideSync check box if you want to run SideSync 4.0 now, then Click Finish to complete the setup.

Uninstalling SideSync 4.0 from your Windows PC

If You Use Windows 7

  1. From your PC, click the Start button Picture of the Start button, click Control Panel, click Programs, and then click Programs and Features.   

  2. Scroll down and double-click Samsung SideSync.

  3. At the Uninstall prompt, click Yes.


If You Use Windows 8  

  1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap Search.   

    If you are using a mouse, point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, then click Search.

  2. Enter control panel in the search box, and then click Control Panel.   

  3. Under View by:, select Large Icons, and then tap or click Programs and features.

  4. Click Samsung SideSync, and then click Uninstall.

  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the uninstall.

Downloading and Installing SideSync 4.0 on your device

 Follow these steps to download SideSync from the Play Store, and install on your device:

  1. Touch Apps.

  2. Scroll to and touch Play Store.

  3. Touch the Search icon, then enter SideSync in the search bar. Results are displayed.

  4. Touch the app and then touch Install

  5. After the conditions for installation are listed, touch ACCEPT

  6. After installation is complete, touch OPEN to open the app now. SideSync 4.0 is located in your App menu for later use.

Uninstalling SideSync 4.0 from your Device

You can uninstall the SideSync 4.0 application on your device from the Apps screen or the Application manager. You can perform the steps directly on your device or on your PC using the SideSync app.

To uninstall from the Apps screen

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

  2. Touch red minus next to the SideSync application.

  3. Touch Edit at the top of the screen.

  4. A message may warn you about uninstalling the application. Touch UNINSTALL to delete SideSync from your device.                               


    To uninstall from the Application manager

    1. From the Home screen, touch Apps Icon.

    2. Touch Settings.

    3. Touch the DEVICE tab.

    4. Touch Applications.

    5. Touch Application manager.

    6. In the DOWNLOADED tab, touch SideSync.


    8. Repeat the above steps and uninstall SideSyncSource.

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