Move Pictures / Videos to Device - Google Nexus™ 7

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. Connect the device to a computer using the supplied USB cable.
    1. If necessary, tap and hold the Status bar (located at the top) then drag to the bottom.
    2. Tap Media device (MTP).
      Note Selected when a check mark is present.
  2. Launch Windows Explorer.
    Note Using the computer keyboard, press Windows+E ( windows key logo+E) keys.
    Note Alternatively, right-click Start then click Open Windows Explore.
  3. Using Windows Explorer, click the appropriate location folder containing video/picture files.
  4. Once files have been selected to transfer, navigate to the removable drive Nexus 7.
  5. Utilize the computer to copy video or picture files into the appropriate directory:
    • DCIM/Photo
    • DCIM/Video
  6. Disconnect the USB cable from the computer.

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