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How to Transfer Data from Lenovo Phone to Computer?

Due to the diverse features of smart phone and computer, you may choose different device in different cases. For example, you may use cellphone to watch TV series or movies when you are outside and watch videos on computer when backing home. So to expediently use the files, sometimes you may need to move the files from mobile phone to computer. However, do you know how to effectively perform the transferring process? I guess no, so here we will take the Lenovo phone as the example to offer you the tutorial to transfer data from Lenovo phone to computer.

Copy and Paste Media Files from Lenovo Phone to Computer

If you just want to sync the media files on Lenovo phone to computer, you can choose the traditional way to easily copy and paste the files. The detailed steps are as below:

Step 1. Connect Lenovo Phone to Computer

Link your Lenovo phone to your PC with a USB cable and go with the prompts to make the connected phone be recognized. Generally speaking, you may need to enable USB debugging on your device and select a suitable USB connection type - MTP.

Step 2. Enter Photos/Videos/Music Folder

Click on "This PC" on your computer and find out the name of your Lenovo phone and tap on it. After that, you should decide to go to the "Internal Storage" or "SD card" folder, which is according to where the photos you want to transfer are stored. Then you need to find and double-click the "Photo"/"Music"/"Video" folder to open it.

Step 3. Choose & Copy the Wanted Files

Select the photos, videos and music files you want to move to your computer and right-click to choose the "Copy" option. Or you can directly press "Ctrl + C" to copy these media files.

Step 4. Paste the Chosen Data

Create a folder on your computer where you want to save the copied media files. Then right-click to choose the "Paste" option, or you can directly press "Ctrl + V" on your keyboard to paste the media files to the folder.

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Transfer Data from Lenovo to Computer with Android Assistant Tool

Using USB cable to copy files would cost you too much time and efforts and sometimes it even does not work. What's more, this way is not available when you want to transfer more types of files, such as contacts and text messages from Lenovo phone to computer. So to effectively perform the transfer, you need to download a third party tool as the helper. Here we recommend you a simple yet professional software - MobiKin Assistant for Android (Windows/Mac).

With this software, it will be a piece of cake to transfer files between the Lenovo phone and computer. Only 3 steps can you complete the process: build a connection between Lenovo phone and computer - preview and choose the desired data - export the files. Besides, the program also has the ability to import, add and delete files. So for Android users, this would be a helpful tool to manage the phone data.

Now just download and install the program on your computer by clicking the icon below and see how to transfer data from Lenovo phone to computer with simple clicks:

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Step 1. Connect Lenovo Phone to PC

Launch the program on your computer first. Then connect the device to PC via USB cable or Wi-Fi and follow the prompts on the screen to make the Lenovo phone be recognized. When the program successfully detects your phone, you will get an interface as follow:

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Step 2. Preview & Select the Data You Want to Transfer

On the main interface, you can tap on the folder that contains the files you want to transfer in the left pane. Then its contents will be located to the right panel. Just preview them and mark the desired files.

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Step 3. Export the Selected Files

Check the files you check and finally tap the "Export" button to transfer them to the computer. (You can also click "Import" or "Add" button to copy the data from computer to the device.)

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This is the whole process of transferring data between a smart phone and computer by using the Android file transfer software.

Backup Lenovo Phone to Computer with Transfer for Mobile

We have another Lenovo to computer transfer program named MobiKin Transfer for Mobile (Mac version available). It can not only transfer data, including contacts, SMS, photos, videos, music, apps and more between two phones, but also enables you to backup and restore phone data with one click. So, you can use it to backup Lenovo phone to computer as well.

Download the free trial version of the Lenovo to computer transfer program:

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Step 1. Install and Run Program on Computer

Download, install and launch the Lenovo to computer transfer program on your computer. The primary window should appear as the picture below. Directly choose the "Back Up Your Phone" option.

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Step 2. Connect Lenovo Phone to Computer

Connect your Lenovo phone to the computer using a USB cable. Then the program will detect it immediately and show it on the left. Meanwhile, all the transferable file types will be listed on the right window.

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Step 3. Transfer Data from Lenovo to Computer

Select the data or contents you want to transfer, including "Contacts", "SMS", "Photos", "Videos", etc. Then, give a click on the "Start" button to begin the Lenovo backup process.

Restore Data on Lenovo Phone to Computer

Except for the Android file manager and phone transfer tools, Android data recovery program can help you to sync the files as well. Here, you can try the MobiKin Doctor for Android - a professional Android data recovery tool. With it, you are able to restore both existing and deleted files from Lenovo phone to computer.

Are you interested in it? Just download the trial version of the software and have a try.

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Notice: If you want to restore the lost contacts, messages and call logs on Lenovo phone, you need to root your device at first.


Step 1. Install the Program

Go with the wizard to properly install the tool and launch it on your computer.

Step 2. Establish a Connection between Mobile Phone and PC

Use a USB cable to connect your Lenovo phone and computer and follow the on-screen prompts to make the device be recognized.

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Step 3. Scan the Files on Lenovo Phone

When your mobile phone is detected by the software, you need to elect the file types you wish to restore and hit the "Next" button to start scanning for the files.

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Step 4. Restore the Files You Want to PC

After the scanning process, the files on your device will be categorized. Just tap on the folder containing the data you wish to transfer in the left column and continue to mark the wanted files in the right panel. At last, you can tap on "Recover" to move the data to computer.

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Those are the four effective methods to transfer data from Lenovo phone to computer. you can choose your favorite one to have a try now. And if you encounter any problem during the transferring process, please contact us and we will try our best to help you solve the problem.

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