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Moving Photos, Videos, and Other Files on Your Galaxy Tab A to a MicroSD™ Card (SM-T280)

Save room on your device by moving pictures, videos, and other files to your microSD™ card.

Moving data to SD Card

Samsung approved microSD card must be inserted and mounted into the device.  CLICK HERE for information on how to insert or remove the microSD card.

  1. With the Samsung approved microSD card inserted, from the Home screen, touch Apps > My Files.

       

       

  2. To move or copy a specific file type, touch one of the categories to view only the related file types.

       

    • Images - View any images on the device.

         

    • Videos - View any videos on the device.

         

    • Audio - View any audio files on the device. This includes, but is not limited to, music and any recorded audio.

         

    • Documents - View any documents on the device.

  3. For this example, touch Images.

       

       

  4. Touch MORE > Edit.

       

       

  5. Select the file(s) you want to move or copy and touch MORE.

       

       

  6. Touch Copy.

       

       

  7. Touch SD card.

       

       

  8. Select a folder and touch PASTE HERE.

       

    Touch CREATE FOLDER (located at the bottom of the screen) to place files in a new folder.

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