How to enable The Physical Web on Android in 2 easy steps

The Physical Web is now available to all Android users allowing everyone to access web pages that are being broadcast by bluetooth beacons.

Enabling your device is very easy – follow these 2 easy steps but make sure that you have bluetooth turned on before starting the process.

  1. Install Chrome Browser
  2. Turn on Physical Web

Open Play Store and search for “Chrome Browser” and install it
Click here to go straight to the Chrome Browser App

 

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Once downloaded, open Chrome and tap on the menu button on the top right of the screen (three vertical dots)

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Tap on “Settings”

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Tap on “Privacy”

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Tap on “Physical web”

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Tap on the switch to turn Physical web “On”

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Close all the screens down that you’ve just opened after a few minutes you should start to see notifications for any Physical Web pages nearby

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We hope you enjoy exploring the world of The Physical Web, get in touch if you have any questions…