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How Do I Transfer MP3's To My SCH-U740?
The SCH-U740 handset features several different methods, listed below, to transfer MP3 files to the handset. Each are explained, in depth, further down the page.
Click on a method listed below to go directly to that media transfer method instructions.
SCH-U740 Media Transfer Methods
Please Note: The Media Player does not necessarily support all features of a particular file format nor all the variations of those formats. The Media Player includes support for Digital Rights Management (DRM) which allows you to play some purchased or subscription content. These copyright protections may prevent some images, music (including ringtones) and other content from being copied, modified, transferred or forwarded.
To transfer MP3 files (via a memory card), from a PC, to the SCH-U740 handset requires having a Memory Card, Memory Card Adaptor & Memory Card Reader. The memory card must first be formatted, by the handset, in order for the handset to create the accessible, "My Music", folder.
To format a Memory Card, using the handset, follow the steps below:
Note: Any contents currently stored on the microSD memory card will be deleted after this action is performed
To transfer MP3 files From a Memory Card to the handset follow the steps below:
Note: The MP3 files MUST be located in the My Music folder on the memory card
Caution: Do not remove a memory card from the handset or turn off the handset while data is being accessed or transferred. This could result in loss of data and/or damage to the memory card or to the handset.
Sync Music, Using a USB Cable, with Windows Media™ Player
The Sync Music option allows you to transfer music files from your PC directly to the handset. In order to use this option, you must have Windows Media™ Player 10 on your PC. Windows Media™ Player 10 is only compatible with Windows XP® operating systems. Note: The Sync Music feature is only available in Landscape Mode.
Note: Windows Media™ Player 11 is not compatible with the Sync Music feature. For setup of Windows Media™ Player 10, refer to the following resources:
To download the Windows Media™ Player 10: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/mp10/default.aspxon 9
Tips on getting started: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/mp10/usingplayer.aspx
Common questions: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/mp10/troubleshooting.aspx
Troubleshooting error messages: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/mp10/errors.aspx
To transfer music files using the Sync Music feature follow the steps below:
Caution: Do not remove the USB cable from the handset/PC or turn off the handset while data is being accessed or transferred. This could result in loss of data and/or damage to the PC or to the handset.
Download from Verizon V CAST Music Online Store
MP3's may also be available for download from the Verizon V CAST Music Online Store. Please contact your service provider for more details.
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