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Uploading Photos and Videos Taken with Your Galaxy Tab S

You can use Samsung Link, Google Photos, or Dropbox to instantly upload pictures and videos captured with your device.

Instant Upload to Samsung Link

You will be required to log in to your Samsung account. It may be necessary to download and install Samsung Link from Samsung GALAXY Apps.

With Samsung Link, you can remotely access content stored on your computer and other devices running Samsung Link.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Samsung Link.   

  2. If you have not set up your Samsung account on your device, touch Sign in and enter your Samsung account details. If you have already set up your account, touch Get started.   

  3. Touch MORE > Settings.   

  4. Touch Auto upload and touch the slider off to turn Auto upload on.   

  5. Touch None and select your PC or storage service from the drop down menu.   

  6. Touch Photos, Videos, or both, depending on what you want uploaded automatically.   

  7. Touch Auto upload settings and choose to upload New (from now) or New and existing (all) content.   

  8. Touch APPLY to save your changes.   

Auto Backup to Google Photos

When you add your Google+ account to your device, you can set your device to upload your pictures and videos to Google Photos.

When you turn on Auto Backup, your pictures and videos are set to private. They will not be visible to anyone until you choose to share them.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Photos.   

  2. If you have not opened the Google Photos application previously, touch Sign in. If you have opened the application but have not signed in, you can touch HIGHLIGHTS > Sign in to sign in at any time.   

  3. You may be prompted to Back up your photos & videos. Choose to upload content Over Wi-Fi or mobile network or Over Wi-fi only.   

  4. Touch Turn on to continue.

  

If you need to modify the Auto Backup settings:

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Photos.   

  2. Touch Menu > Settings.   

  3. Touch Back up & sync and touch the off slider to turn the feature on.   

  4. Adjust your Auto Backup settings:   

    • Active Account: Select a different Google Account.

    • Upload size: Set the picture size for backing up.

      • High quality - High visual quality with free unlimited storage.

      • Original - Full resolution back up with a total of 15 GB storage (Additional storage purchasable).

    • Get more storage: Purchase additional storage.

    • Back up photos: Choose when you want your device to upload the pictures you have captured. Select Over Wi-Fi or mobile network or Over Wi-Fi only.

    • Back up videos: Choose when you want your device to upload the videos you have captured. Select Over Wi-Fi or mobile network or Over Wi-Fi only.

    • Choose folders to back up: Choose which folders to back up.

    • Roaming: Have your device upload content even when you are roaming, which may increase charges. Contact your wireless service provider for details.

    • While charging only: Have your device upload content only when it is connected to a power source.

    • Back up all: Immediately upload any existing content from your device's camera to Google+. Touch Yes on the confirmation screen.

    • About Backup: View more information regarding Auto Backup.

Instant Upload to Dropbox

It may be necessary to download and install Dropbox from Google Play Store.

The Dropbox application can automatically upload your pictures and videos to Dropbox using Wi-Fi or mobile data. All files are uploaded at their original size and full quality, and they are saved to a private folder in your Dropbox called Camera Uploads.

Turning Automatic Upload on from the Sign In Page.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Dropbox.   

  2. Touch Sign in to enter an existing Dropbox account. Otherwise, touch Sign Up and follow the on-screen prompts to create a new account.   

  3. Touch Turn on Camera Upload to turn on the feature. Videos will be uploaded by default unless you touch Include videos to turn off this feature.

  

Turning Automatic Upload on from the Settings Page

  1. At any time, you can turn Camera Upload on or off from the Dropbox application by touching Menu > Settings.   

  2. Then touch Turn on Camera Upload/Turn off Camera Upload.   

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