Transfer files from Android to PC

Hi, I hope someone could help me move files from my S5 to computer. It worked fine with kies but now I have this weird problem. And the main issue is that I just can't move files from my S5 to PC but it can do everything else.

Many Android devices lets you have access to SD card management on the computer. But, faced with too many folders on SD card, you may feel confused which one you can open and transfer files from Android to PC directly. Worse still, contacts and SMS can't be transferred to the computer without a third-party tool.

How to Transfer files from Android to PC

Don't worry. To transfer files from Android to PC, you can try Wondershare MobileGo for Android (for Windows users) or Wondershare MobileGo for Android Pro (Mac). With this Android manager, you're able to transfer contacts, music, videos, apps, SMS, photos from your Android device to the PC easily.

Download the right version of this Android manager to the computer running Windows OS or Mac. In the part below, lets' work with the Windows version to transfer files from galaxy s3 to PC.


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Step 1. Connect the Android device to the computer

Make a connection between Android phone and then computer by using a USB cable or Wi-Fi. Please do enable the USB debugging mode on your Android device before the connection. This Android manager will recognize the Android phone immediately. Then, your Android phone will show up in the main window.

Note: At present, Wi-Fi is only available when you use the Windows version – Wondershare MobileGo for Android.

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Step 2. Transfer files from Android to PC

In the left-hand column, respectively click "Music"/"Videos"/"Photos" to show the music/video/photo window. In the corresponding window, select your desired songs/videos/photos. Click "Export" and then browse your computer until find a place to save the exported songs/videos/photos. Then, save these files.

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As how to transfer contacts from Samsung to PC, you can click "Contacts". In the contact window, choose the contacts you want to transfer. Then, click "Import/Export" > "Export selected contacts to computer" or "Export all contacts to computer". In the pull-down list, choose "to vCard file".

Note: With MobileGo for Android (Windows), you can also copy contacts from Galaxy to Outlook, Windows Address Book, Windows Live Mail.

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To move SMS from Android to the computer, you can go to "SMS". After selecting your wanted SMS, you should click "Import/Export" > "Export selected SMS to computer" or "Export all SMS to computer". Navigate to the destination where the SMS will be saved. Then, move the SMS to it in .txt or .xml format.

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By clicking "Apps", you get the app window. Choose the apps you want to copy. After that, click "Export" to save the apps to your computer.

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Try MobileGo for Android to copy files from Galaxy S3 to PC.

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Hi,if you are unable to enable the USB Debugging mode, I am sorry our product will not be able to connect it.
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