Move Music Files to Device - Sony Xperia® Z3v

This helps you move or transfer music between your device and a computer/PC.

caution Only DRM free or unprotected music can be transferred via this method.

Note Notes:

  1. Ensure the device is in Media transfer mode (MTP).
    1. From a Home screen (on your device), navigate: Apps icon Apps icon > Settings > Xperia Connectivity.
    2. Tap USB Connectivity.
    3. Tap USB Connection mode.
    4. Tap Media transfer mode (MTP).
  2. Connect the device to a computer via USB cable.
  3. Launch File Explorer or Windows Explorer.
    Note Using the computer keyboard, press Windows+E (windows key logo+E) keys.
    Note Alternatively, right-click Start then click Explore.
  4. Using File Explorer or Windows Explorer, navigate: Xperia Z3v > Internal Storage > Music.
    note Xperia Z3v is listed under the "Portable Devices" section.
  5. Use the computer to copy music and other audio files into the folder.
    note For any accompanying artwork in JPEG format, rename the art file albumart.jpg and copy into the same folder as the music files.
  6. To further organize files, create a subfolder in the newly created music folder and copy desired music files into it.
  7. Disconnect USB cable from the computer.

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