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Where are my photos and videos stored on my Samsung Galaxy S6, and can I move them?

You can save room on your device by moving pictures, videos, and other files to your Google Drive™ cloud storage.

Your device does not have a microSD™ card slot. External storage is available through cloud storage.

Move Media Files

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps .
  2. Touch My Files > Device storage .
    Note: It may be necessary to open the Samsung folder and touch My Files > Device storage.
  3. Open the folder containing the pictures you want to move. The following table directs you to the folder where your media is stored:
    Media Saved From Storage Location
    Browser Download
    Camera DCIM > Camera
    Video Videos or DCIM > Camera
    Screen capture Pictures > Screenshots
  4. Touch and hold a picture you want to move, and then mark the checkboxes for additional pictures.
  5. Touch MORE > Move or Copy.
  6. Touch Google Drive .
    Note: You will need to sign in with your Google™ Account if you have not already done so.
  7. Select a folder, or touch CREATE FOLDER to make a new folder for the files.
  8. Touch MOVE HERE or PASTE HERE.

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