How do I move photos, videos, and other files on my Galaxy Tab S 8.4 to a microSD card?

Last Update Date : Apr 09. 2018

Move Files


You can save room on your device by moving pictures, videos, and other files to your microSD card.

Move or Copy Files to microSD™ Card


1. From the Home screen, touch Apps Icon_Apps_1_1.jpg > My Files .

 

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2. Touch Timeline3.png to view files in chronological order, with the most recently created files at the top. 

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If you want to move a specific file type, tap one of the categories to view only the related file types.

    •pictureicon.png Images - View any images on the device.
    •videoicon.png Videos - View any videos on the device.
    •musicicon.png Audio - View any audio files on the device. This includes, but is not limited to, music and any recorded audio.
    •icon_documents.png Documents - View any documents on the device.

3. Touch More options Icon_More_Options_2.jpg > Select.

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4. Tap and mark checked.png the file(s) to want to move or copy.

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5. Touch movepicture.png to move files or copy_1.png to copy files.

Note: Menu will appear in the top right corner once files are selected.

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6. Touch SD card 1_2.png.

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7. Select a folder and touch MOVER HERE to finish or PASTE HERE if you selected Copy files. 

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Note: Tap More options Icon_More_Options_2.jpg > Create Folder to place files in a new folder.

Move or Copy Group of Files to microSD™ Card


To copy or move a Group of files, follow the steps below.

1. Touch Device Storage icon_devicestorage.png to view folders.

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2. Touch More options Icon_More_Options_2.jpg > Select.

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3. Tap and mark checked.png the folder(s) to want to move or copy.

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4. Touch movepicture.png to move folder or copy_1.png to copy folder.  For this example, we will move folder.

Note Menu will appear in the top right corner once files are selected. 

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5. Touch SD card 1_2.png.

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6. Select a folder and touch MOVER HERE to finish or PASTE HERE if you selected Copy files. 

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Note: Tap More options Icon_More_Options_2.jpg > Create Folder to place files in a new folder.

7. Your files will begin transferring.

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