Move Pictures / Videos from Device - Sony Xperia® Z3v

This helps when you want to transfer or move your picture/video files between your device and a computer/PC.

Caution Only DRM free or unprotected video 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.
    note Xperia Z3v is listed under the "Portable Devices" section.
  5. Utilize the computer to copy video or picture files from the following folders into the desired folder(s) on the computer's hard drive:
    • DCIM\Camera
    • Download
    • Movies
    • Pictures
  6. Disconnect the USB cable from the computer.

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