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Transferring files between a computer and my mobile phone

Want to transfer files between your computer and your mobile phone? Follow these easy instructions.

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Connect mobile phone and computer

Before you connect your mobile phone and computer, you need to install iTunes on your computer.

Start the program iTunes on your computer.

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Connect mobile phone and computer

Before you connect your mobile phone and computer, you need to install iTunes on your computer.

Connect the data cable to the tablet socket and to your computer's USB port.

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Choose option

Choose one of the following options:

Transfer files from your computer to your mobile phone, go to 2a.

Transfer files from your mobile phone to your computer, go to 2b.

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2a - Transfer files from your computer to your mobile phone

First, you need to add your files to the iTunes library.

Click File.

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2a - Transfer files from your computer to your mobile phone

To add one file at a time:

Click Add File to Library....

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2a - Transfer files from your computer to your mobile phone

Go to the required file in your computer's file system.

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2a - Transfer files from your computer to your mobile phone

Click Open.

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2a - Transfer files from your computer to your mobile phone

To select a folder:

Click Add Folder to Library....

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2a - Transfer files from your computer to your mobile phone

Go to the required folder in your computer's file system.

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2a - Transfer files from your computer to your mobile phone

Click Select Folder.

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2a - Transfer files from your computer to your mobile phone

Depending on your settings in iTunes, the transfer may start automatically.

To start the transfer manually:

Click the iPhone icon.

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2a - Transfer files from your computer to your mobile phone

Click the required category.

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2a - Transfer files from your computer to your mobile phone

Follow the instructions on the screen to select the required settings.

Click Apply.

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2b - Transfer files from your mobile phone to your computer

You can transfer files you've bought on your mobile phone to your computer, such as music, video clips, films and applications. If you want to transfer other files from your mobile phone to your computer, such as pictures taken with your mobile phone's camera, you'll need a file manager on your computer.

Click File.

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2b - Transfer files from your mobile phone to your computer

You can transfer files you've bought on your mobile phone to your computer, such as music, video clips, films and applications. If you want to transfer other files from your mobile phone to your computer, such as pictures taken with your mobile phone's camera, you'll need a file manager on your computer.

Click Devices.

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2b - Transfer files from your mobile phone to your computer

You can transfer files you've bought on your mobile phone to your computer, such as music, video clips, films and applications. If you want to transfer other files from your mobile phone to your computer, such as pictures taken with your mobile phone's camera, you'll need a file manager on your computer.

Click Transfer Purchases from ‹your phone›.

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