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Change Default Storage Location, and Move Files to the MicroSD Card on Your Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (SM-T713 and SM-T813)

By default, your captured pictures and videos are stored on your device's internal memory. If you have installed a microSD™ card, your device will ask if you want to change the storage location to the microSD™ card the next time you open the Camera app. You can save room on your device by moving pictures, videos, and other files to your microSD™ card or to the My Files app.

Change the Default Save Location

Videos and pictures taken using certain camera modes will be saved to the device regardless of the storage location setting.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps Camera.

  2. Touch SETTINGS.

  3. Touch Storage location.

  4. Select Device or Memory card to change the default save location.

Move Files to the MicroSD Card

  1. 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.

    •  Documents: View any documents on the device. 

    • Images: View any images on the device.

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

    • Videos: View any videos on the device.

  3. For this example, touch Images

  4. Touch MORE > Edit.

  5. Touch and mark the file(s) you want to move and touch MORE > Move or to copy files touch MORE > Copy.

  6. Touch SD card.

  7. Select a folder, or touch Create folder to make a new folder for the files, and then touch DONE to finish.

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