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Transfer Media Files from Galaxy S8 to Computer?

2017-06-21 15:00:34/Posted by Alleny Gavinto Android Backup Topic/Follow @ MobiKin

Sometimes, you may want to share the great photos you took during a trip with your friends. Sometimes, you may need to transfer your favorite music files to your new Samsung Galaxy S8 if you are ready to give away your old mobile. And sometimes, you want to download some cute pictures from your computer and use them as phone screen. There also sometimes you prefer to store the valuable videos from your Galaxy S8 on your computer as a backup, in case you lost your mobile phone. Then, how to export and import pictures, song and videos between a Samsung Galaxy S8 and computer?

Simply put, MobiKin Assistant for Android or Assistant for Android (Mac Version) is a free downloadable mobile manager tool that enables you to manage, backup, export/import, delete, edit, restore not only media files like photos, videos, and music, but also text messages, contacts, apps and other mobile contents. It can not only transfer media files from Samsung Galaxy S8 to computer, but also can help you to text and even manage your contacts while your device is connected to your computer. You can group text from computer to family and friends with the same message with ease. You can also reply to messages right from your computer. Using the application, you can also add new contacts to Android, delete old contacts and edit existing contacts on Android phone.

Assistant for Android is fully compatible with all existing Samsung phone models, including Samsung Galaxy S8, S7/S7 Plus, S6, S5, S4, Note 8/7/6/5/4/3, A9/A8/A7/A6/A5 and so forth. Other Android devices like HTC, LG, Sony, Motorola, ZTE, etc., can be also supported by this program. Now, you can free download the trial version of Assistant for Android to have a try first.

How to Copy Photos/Videos/Music from Galaxy S8 to Computer?

Step 1. Connecting your Samsung Galaxy S8 to computer

Download and install Assistant for Android on your computer, launch it and connect your Samsung Galaxy S8 to the computer either through USB cable or through Wi-Fi. Please enable USB debugging on the device to let it be detectable by the program.

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Step 2. Select the media to be transferred

All files in your Galaxy S8 phone will be displayed in the left software console in categories. You can preview the files before selecting the ones you wish to transfer. Here you should click on "Photos", "Videos" and "Music" categories.

transfer media from galaxy s8 to computer

Step 3. Transfer media from Galaxy S8 to computer

All media files in your Galaxy S8 will be scanned out automatically. Preview and select the photos, videos and music files you want to transfer to your computer, click "Export" button from the top menu and choose your backup path.

After all the operations above, the selected media files in your Galaxy S8 will be transferred to your specified location smoothly.

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