Move Pictures / Videos to Device - HTC One® (M8) for Windows®

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

Caution Only DRM free / unprotected video can be transferred via this method. DRM protected content doesn't play on this device.


Pictures or videos can also be transferred from the device to a computer.

  1. Connect the device to a computer using the supplied USB cable.
  2. From the computer, launch File Explorer or Windows Explorer or Finder.
    Note For File Explorer or Windows Explorer, press the Windows + E keys (windows key logo+E) using the computer keyboard.
    Note For Finder, click the Finder icon located on the dock.
  3. From File/Windows Explorer or Finder, click Windows Phone (under Portable Devices).
  4. Click Phone.
  5. Create a new picture folder or open the existing pictures folder (if present).
  6. Utilize the computer to copy files into the pictures folder.
  7. To further organize files, utilize the subfolders in the pictures folder and copy desired files into them.
  8. Create a new video folder or open the existing videos folder (if present).
  9. Utilize the computer to copy files into the video folder.
  10. Disconnect the USB cable from the computer.