Transfer files from an SD card to a Samsung Phone

Last modified : Feb 04. 2019

If you've added a microSD card to your Samsung phone or tablet, you'll want to get to know the My Files app. The My Files application will allow you to see and move files to and from a microSD card. You can even use these steps to transfer information from an attached USB Flash Drive or portable Hard Drive. Using the My Files app to organise your stuff is easy peasy once you learn how. You can also check out the reverse to these steps at the page Transfer Files to a microSD on Samsung devices

Transfer files from an SD card:

1 Tap the Apps button to find the My Files application.
Open the My Files App
2 Select SD Card
Select SD Card
3 Navigate to the files you want to move and long press to select them
Long Press to select Files
4 Tap the 3 dot menu button in the top right corner and select Move
Select to Move Files
5 Select Device Storage and navigate to the folder you want to move the files to
Select Move Here when you're happy with the destination
Navigate to the destination folder
6 The files will show in their new destination
Files will show in destination folder

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