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Change Default Storage Location, and Move Files to the MicroSD Card on Your Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (SM-T710 and SM-T810)

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.

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Storage Location and Move Files to the MicroSD Card
  3. Touch Storage location.

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Storage Location and Move Files to the MicroSD Card
  4. Select Device or Memory card to change the default save location.

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Storage Location and Move Files to the MicroSD Card

Move Files to the MicroSD Card

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps My Files.

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Storage Location and Move Files to the MicroSD Card
  2. To move or copy a specific file type, touch one of the categories to view only the related file types.

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Storage Location and Move Files to the MicroSD Card
    •  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

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Storage Location and Move Files to the MicroSD Card
  4. Touch MORE > Edit.

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Storage Location and Move Files to the MicroSD Card
  5. Touch and mark the file(s) you want to move and touch MORE > Move or to copy files touch MORE > Copy.

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Storage Location and Move Files to the MicroSD Card
  6. Touch SD card.

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Storage Location and Move Files to the MicroSD Card
  7. Select a folder, or touch Create folder to make a new folder for the files, and then touch DONE to finish.

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Storage Location and Move Files to the MicroSD Card

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