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NFC interactor is a powerful Near Field Communication tag reader / writer app, aimed at enthusiasts and developers. - Simply tap NFC tags to parse their contents to human readable form, or view their raw byte contents - Create & write own tags with the dynamic message editor for 25 tag type categories, with 170 details to choose from and edit - Send your messages to other NFC phones / devices - Pin your own tag compositions to live tiles for instant sharing & tag writing (e.g., to instantly share your customized business card by tapping phones) - Lock / write protect tags on supported devices with new NFC hardware (currently Lumia 730 / 830) Highlights of supported tag contents: - Business cards: share your contact details - Geo: start navigation app - Communication: social networks (Twitter, Facebook, etc.), web URLs, telephone calls, SMS and emails - Launch App: launch any 3rd party app (integrated Store search) or one of 70+ system apps / setting pages (e.g., for activating flight mode or network settings) - Multimedia: Spotify - Bluetooth: connect to any Bluetooth device with a simple tap Advanced features for NFC professionals include: - Editing and cloning tags - Saving tag compositions to easily reuse your most common NFC contents - Sharing tag contents via email - Multi-record messages - Viewing raw NDEF bytes - Erasing tag memory by overwriting it with random data Please note: WP8 supports NFC Forum Type 1-4 and Mifare Classic tags, containing standardized NDEF messages; reading passports or credit cards is not (yet) generally possible. You can buy compatible tags through the app. For security reasons, WP8 doesn't allow NFC tags or any 3rd party app to modify system settings like activating WiFi; you can directly open the relevant settings page, though! The trial is limited to reading 20 & writing 10 tags. We released our core NFC library as open source:


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Jakl Andreas

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4.4 MB

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For all ages

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