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How to Transfer Files Between Samsung Phone/Tablet and Computer?

Once mobile is just a humble cell phone. But nowadays, mobile offered email, games, music and becomes a camera and even a video camera. They are versatile and efficient and they can do all kinds of works in our daily life. As the biggest mobile manufacturer, Samsung agreed that it was playing on consumer habit in pursuing entertainments by launching a line of camera mobile phones with multi functions including games and audio. Their major customer is local telecom equipment manufacture, smart phone, and consumer customers. Users can save various file types in Samsung mobile or Samsung tablet, such as photos and images, videos and movies, audio files and music, documents, text messages, contacts, eBooks, apps, etc.

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So users always focus on how to reallocate physical file space, which the best way to transfer all files that have been stored in mobile. Also transferring mobile phone's files to computer is an efficient method to backup your important data, especially, users have exceeded their profile storage space of mobile, even with SD card. Column sorting, filtering, and layout changes in mobile are not being carried on for external data range. People also think about how to transferring useful files from computer to Samsung mobiles so as to gain a better and easier file sharing experience. Now, all can be realized by using Coolmuster Android Assistant (for all Windows versions) or Coolmuster Android Assistant for Mac (Mac OS X 10.10 or later).

Why choose Coolmuster Android Assistant?

It is specially designed for Android device users to transfer contacts, text messages, photos, videos, music, apps, books and more between Android device and computer, and even allows you to manage and edit contacts and text messages on computer directly and quickly. For common users that use this software, the benefit is greatly reduced work in determining which particular components by various brands mobile are compatible with the software used in-house. Except for Samsung mobile like Samsung Galaxy S6/S5/S4/S3/S2/S or Note 5/4/3/2/1, any brand of mobile equipped with Android system, including HTC, LG, Motorola, etc., this software can be suitable for immediate installation so as to quick and automatic work with.

To help you quickly master the Android tool, we write the following guide, which tells you how to transfer files between Samsung phone or tablet and computer in 1-2-3 simple steps. First of all, we need to download the free trial version of the software from the following buttons. Mac users choose the Mac version and Windows users choose the Windows version:

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Step 1. Launch this program after installation

After you download and install the program we recommended above on your computer, launch it and use a USB cable to connect your Samsung mobile phone or portable tablet to the computer. Once the connection is successful, the program will detect it automatically. And if it is the first time to run this software, you may need to enable USB debugging on your device at first. If you have done it already, you can directly skip to the next step.

Transfer Files Between Samsung Phone Tablet and Computer

Follow the below instruction to enable USB debugging:

1) For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging".
2) For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".
3) For Android 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".

Once the USB debugging is enabled, click "Allow" on your phone to allow the program super user authorization when an Superuser Request pops up. Then, the parameter information of your phone, including phone model, system version and storage space size will be shown in the main interface like below.

Transfer Files Between Samsung Phone Tablet and Computer

Step 2: Choose the files for transferring

From the top menu, you can see all the files in your Samsung device will show in categories. Click the file icons from the top and you will enter the corresponding window to see the contained files in details. All the contained data in your device will show in list in the right-side window. Mark the files you want to transfer to your computer and click the button of "Export". Or, you can click "Import" button to copy files from computer to your Samsung device.

Transfer Files Between Samsung Phone Tablet and Computer

Step 3. Start to transfer selected files at once

Clicking the "Export" button, you will be popped up with a "Path" choosing dialog from which you can specify an output location for saving the exported files. And clicking the "Import" button, you will be popped up with a file browsing window to select the files you want to transfer to your Samsung. Click the "Ok" button and the transfer process will begin at once.

Copy Data from Samsung to Computer and Vice Versa with Mobile Transfer

And we have another tool to help you finish the data transfer between your Samsung mobile phone or tablet with your computer. It is Coolmuster Mobile Transfer or Mobile Transfer for Mac, which is a wonderful phone to phone transfer tool turn to you when transferring from Samsung Galaxy S7/S6/S6 Edge/S5/S4, Galaxy Note 7/6/5/4, etc. to PC or Mac, and vice versa. It is a worth-recommending tool that you can use to import and export files like contacts, text messages, photos, videos, music and apps from your Samsung device to computer, or from computer to your Samsung device. Go and have a try, and you can download the Mobile Transfer on your computer to see how excellent it is.

Step 1. Install and launch Mobile Transfer on your computer. Connect your Samsung handset to the computer with USB cable and the program will detect the connected Samsung device immediately.

Step 2. From the main window of the program, choose "Backup on Computer" option to enter the backup window. All the transferable data on your Android device is displayed and categorized in categories.

Step 3. Click tabs that you like to transfer, such as Contacts, SMS, Photos, Videos, Music, Apps, etc. and click "Start" button to copy all these selected Samsung files to computer. To copy those backed up files back to your Samsung device, you can return to click the "Restore to Phone" option from the main program window.

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