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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.

Step 1 of 11

Select USB connection mode

Slide two fingers down the display starting from the top edge of your mobile phone.

Tap the settings icon.

Step 2 of 11

Select USB connection mode

Tap Xperia™ Connectivity.

Step 3 of 11

Select USB connection mode

Tap USB Connectivity.

Step 4 of 11

Select USB connection mode

Tap USB connection mode.

Step 5 of 11

Select USB connection mode

Tap Media transfer mode (MTP).

Step 6 of 11

Select USB connection mode

Tap OK.

Step 7 of 11

Select USB connection mode

Tap the home icon to return to the home screen.

Step 8 of 11

Connect mobile phone and computer

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

Step 9 of 11

Transfer files

Start a file manager on your computer.

Step 10 of 11

Transfer files

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

Step 11 of 11

Transfer files

Highlight a file and move or copy it to the required location.

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