Move Pictures / Videos from 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, navigate to Nexus 7.
  4. Double click Nexus 7 to access internal storage.
  5. Utilize the computer to copy video or picture files from the following folders to the preferred folder(s) on the computer:
    • DCIM/Photo
    • DCIM/Video
  6. Disconnect the USB cable from the computer.

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