How to Transfer Videos Between Samsung Phones/Tablets and Computer?

Keisha Alice
Aug 31, 2022

From the latest newspaper, Samsung Electronics decided to further expand its smart phone business in the world. South Korea is the world’s biggest mobile phone manufacturing country with three top builders that have a combined global market share of about 40 per cent. They plan to increase annual sales of Smart Phone next year. This will place them within the top five Phone manufacturers in the world. Even more, the procedures to search and obtain the video files are getting as simple as ABC. With clicking the link shown that begins with "Listen to the characters" in the mobile screen, user can easily listen to the audio file. And then open My Music folder, where users can store music and other audio files. For accessories settings, users can activate functions according to the table: Device Status Action; Video Function Profile.

As we know, most of video files are saved in SD card as there is usually no enough memory in mobile phone. To transfer such large files becomes the top thing in the routine life. As long as mobile adopted Android system, we strongly suggest to use Coolmuster Android Assistant (for all Windows versions) or Coolmuster Android Assistant for Mac, not only for Samsung, but also for almost all brands of mobile phone, such as HTC, LG, Motorola, ZTE and more. Just enable the USB connection between your Samsung mobile and computer, launch the software and then all your Samsung files can be detected automatically. Now, you can transfer videos and other files from or to your Samsung phone or tablet selectively, quickly and accurately.

Enjoy more functions from the Android transferring program:

Both transferring videos from Samsung mobile phones or tablets to computer and coping movies from computer to Samsung devices can be realized by this Android managing software easily. In addition to the transferring ability, users can also use Coolmuster Android Assistant to backup text messages, contacts, videos, music, eBooks and application from Samsung devices to Mac or Windows computer. Even you can edit contacts on computer in a batch and send text messages from Samsung mobile phone to computer by clicking on a single button.

Below is the step-by-step guide showing you how to transfer videos from Samsung devices to your Windows computer, and how to copy movie files from computer to your Samsung device with ease. All can be done with Coolmuster Android Assistant. The screenshots are captured from Windows platform but the operations are appropriate for both Windows and Mac users.

Step-by-step Guide to Transfer Movies between Samsung and Computer

Step 1. Connect phone and run this program

Get the Android Transfer software downloaded and installed on your computer, double-click on the shortcut icon of the program on the desktop to run 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.

Transfer Videos Between Samsung Phones Tablets and Computer

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. 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 Videos Between Samsung Phones Tablets and Computer

Step 2: Choose the videos for transferring

Navigate to the top of the interface, you can see all the files in your Samsung device are shown in categories here. Choose the "Video" icon and you will enter the corresponding window. All the contained video files in your device will show in list in the right-side window. Mark the videos you want to transfer to your computer and click the button of "Backup". Or, you can click "Import" button to copy movies from computer to your device.

Transfer Videos Between Samsung Phones Tablets and Computer

Step 3. Kick off the transferring process on PC

Finally, you will be popped up with a "Path" choosing dialog from which you can specify an output location for saving the exported videos. Choose an output folder on your computer and click the "Ok" button. Then, the transfer process will begin at once. As well, user can select or create a new public folder to store the videos from computer, no matter choose mobile memory or SD card.

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Additional: Backup & Restore Samsung Videos on Computer with Mobile Transfer

And of course, there are many other ways for you to sync videos between Samsung Galaxy and computer without complex operations. We have another recommended tool to help you do that. It is Coolmuster Mobile Transfer or Mobile Transfer for Mac, which is an excellent app of different features, including transfer data between two phones, backup data from phone to computer, and restore data to your phone. For this topic, we focus on the backup & restore feature of the Mobile Transfer, to tell you how to back up videos from Samsung Galaxy S7/S6/S6 Edge/S5/S4, Galaxy Note 7/6/5/4, etc. to PC or Mac, and restore the backup files from computer to Samsung device. Below is the detailed guide:

Step 1. Have Mobile Transfer installed on computer

To begin with, you need to install the program after downloading. Run it and you can see its window like the following picture. Connect your Samsung handset to the computer with USB cable.

Step 2. Choose videos to export to computer

Choose "Backup on Computer" option to enter the backup window. All the transferable data on your Android device is displayed and categorized in categories. Choose "Videos", select the videos you want and click "Start" to copy them to computer.

Step 3. Import videos from computer to Samsung

To copy those backed up videos back to your Samsung device, you can return to click the "Restore to Phone" option from the main program window. Choose "Videos" and restore the backed up videos to your Samsung device.

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