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accessing phone memory through USB

19th October 2011, 02:09 AM |#1  
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I plug in my usb to the computer and all it does is charge, I wanna access the internal memory through my PC. how can I do this?
also is there a way to save all to the SD card?
 
 
19th October 2011, 02:27 AM |#2  
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is anyone else having this issue?
19th October 2011, 02:28 AM |#3  
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is anyone else having this issue?

Did you install the drivers, if not all it will do is charge

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19th October 2011, 02:31 AM |#4  
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Are you enabling usb storage? When you plug it in pull the notification bar down and click on it then hit the button? Dont need drivers to access mass storage

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19th October 2011, 02:31 AM |#5  
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You have 2 options

You can download the drivers referenced here

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1307478

I had to enable USB Debugging to get it to work correctly with Windows 7.

But after that you can access both the SD card and the internal memory on the phone through Windows Explorer

Or you can use the Kies software and do it wirelessly. Details here:
http://www.samsung.com/in/support/mo...OFTWARE.MANUAL
19th October 2011, 02:43 AM |#6  
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Are you enabling usb storage? When you plug it in pull the notification bar down and click on it then hit the button? Dont need drivers to access mass storage

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it doesnt give me the option to enable it... it just charges lol
19th October 2011, 02:43 AM |#7  
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You have 2 options

You can download the drivers referenced here

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1307478

I had to enable USB Debugging to get it to work correctly with Windows 7.

But after that you can access both the SD card and the internal memory on the phone through Windows Explorer

Or you can use the Kies software and do it wirelessly. Details here:
http://www.samsung.com/in/support/mo...OFTWARE.MANUAL

just downloaded and am installing it now. will post back results in a bit
19th October 2011, 02:44 AM |#8  
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it doesnt give me the option to enable it... it just charges lol

Have you turned on USB debugging mode?
19th October 2011, 02:45 AM |#9  
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Reboot phone and pc. Mine does that sometimes. I bought a mt4g new and it did that too me. Returned it and got a new one and it did the same. Reboot my pc and it worked. I felt like a tool.
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it doesnt give me the option to enable it... it just charges lol



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19th October 2011, 02:46 AM |#10  
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Have you turned on USB debugging mode?

yes I have. and still nothing. it is installing the drivers as we speak. im thinking there may be something wrong with my device :/
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