Move Music Files from Device - Samsung Galaxy S® 5

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. Connect the device to a computer using the supplied USB cable.
    1. If necessary, touch and hold the Status bar (area at the top of the phone screen with the time, signal strength, etc.) then drag to the bottom.
      Note The image below is merely an example.
      Swipe down status bar
    2. Tap the USB icon USB icon then select File Transfer.
  2. 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 Open File Explorer or Open Windows Explorer.
  3. Using File Explorer or Windows Explorer, navigate: SM-G900V > Phone > Music.
    Note If a microSD card is present, music files can be transferred to that location by navigating: SM-G900V > Card.
  4. Use the computer to copy music files into the preferred folder.
  5. Disconnect the USB cable.
    Note Ensure the multipurpose jack cover is closed tightly to prevent dust and water from entering the device.


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