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Transfer Files from Samsung Galaxy S4 to PC and Vice Versa

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How do I transfer(backup) my contacts from my Samsung Galaxy S4 to my PC?

How do I transfer (backup) my contacts from my Samsung Galaxy S4 to my PC?

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There are many apps out there that will allow you to backup your contacts to your PC. They tend to save them as a .csv file. Here is just one of many options available to you.

How do I transfer pictures from my Galaxy S4 to my Samsung Chromebook?

I am trying to transfer pictures from my phone Galaxy S4 to my computer which is a Chromebook and its not allowing me. I have tried the airdroid and the Samsung switch and neither work

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Transferring photos to your Samsung Chromebook contributes to freeing up space on your phone storage, which can help speed up your phone too. In order to easily move pictures from your Samsung Galaxy S4 to your Chromebook, you should install the AirDroid App on your phone. This app lets you wirelessly transfer data between both of your devices.

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To download and install this app, follow these steps:

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    On your home screen, tap on the 'Apps' icon.
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    Open the Google Play store.
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    Search for AirDroid.
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    When you find it, click on the AirDroid icon.
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    On the AirDroid page, click on the 'Install' button, to install the app.
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    Wait for the installation to complete.
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    When the app is installed on your Samsung GS4, open it.
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    Now you should see two address bars.
    One is http://web.airdroid.com, and the other is an IP address like : http://192.0.0.108:8888 . Note that this IP address is different for each user.
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    Next, on your Chromebook, open your web browser.
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    Enter one of the two addresses we discussed earlier.
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    Now on your mobile phone screen, you will see a popup, which will ask you whether to accept or reject connecting to your Chromebook.
    Select 'Accept' to proceed.
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    From your laptop web browser, click on the photos icon that will be displayed.
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    On this page you can select any photos that you want to transfer to your laptop.
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    When you're done selecting, click on the 'Download' button on the top right of your screen.
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    Now your photos will be downloaded to your Chromebook.
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To learn more on how to use this app, read our VisiHow article on How to Wirelessly Manage Your Android from a Web Browser with Airdroid App.

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How do I transfer from Samsung S4 to Samsung Kies 3?

Hello! When I had Samsung S3 phone and Samsung Kies 1, it was easy. Now, there is no button to do it all for me.

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First, check if you are still using the same original Samsung S4 cable that comes with the device. Then, you might want to install Kies 2.6 instead, as your device was released before September 2013. There is a newer Smart Switch too. Also, just in case, update your Samsung USB driver from this Web page.

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How do I Switch Device from S4 to S4?

I need to switch from S4 to another S4. I tried the switch device app but both phones must be connected at the same time and I can't do that because the replacement phone AT&T sent me is a shell, no battery and I don't have a back up battery.

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Not all my pics transferred to my laptop, the auto backup pics didn't?

How do I transfer my auto backup pics from a Galaxy S4 to my laptop

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Is Samsung 4 Mini compatible with Chrome-book?

I ordered a S4 Mini and someone told me the Mini is not compatible with Chrome-book which is the singular reason I ordered it

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My S4 screen broke, how do I save all my information such as contacts to my PC?

How do I save contacts as my phone screen is broken

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How do I transfer data from my broken phone to my computer?

How do I transfer files for free to my computer? I have a Samsung Galaxy 4. I just want my contact info and maybe some apps. I can get the pictures off of it onto my computer but that is it.

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Save all data on current mobile to laptop computer?

I need to upgrade my mobile so I'd like to transfer all the addresses, photos, data, etc that are on my current Mobile Phone to my laptop and then when I buy the new mobile, be able to choose from the saved data, what I'd like to have on my new one.

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Transferring contacts from my broken S4 Samsung to my laptop?

My Samsung S4 fell and the screen broke. I would like to get all my contacts from my phone to my laptop. I can not see anything on the Samsung S4's screen. It only transferred the pictures on my phone

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My phone broke and the screen is blurry and black?

How can I get my contacts? I touch the screen and I can't see anything. I went to my Gmail and I don't have them. I bought an SD card and I barely put it in. How can I save my contacts to my SD card or to my computer? Can you please help me. Thanks.

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My S4 mini backs up everything except my contacts. Why?

I have downloaded Kies 3 and it works but will not backup my contacts says I have no contacts on mobile but I have 200 odd and all have a[g] next to contacts name.

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I am changing my SIM card. I wish to know how to copy my contacts from my current SIM card to my laptop, so I can add them to my new SIM card?

Changing SIM card. How do I copy my contacts to my laptop from a Galaxy S4

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I have downloaded my photos, how can I get to my Facebook account?

How do I keep the same Facebook account from my phone, my laptop tries to start a new one even though I use my password

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