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Connect Samsung Galaxy S5 to Nearby Devices via Quick Connect

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My phone does not recognize my computer as a device, it can connect to?

I am trying to download photos from the phone to the computer. I have tried: The instructions I found on how to do It.. I think it was caused by: But they say all the available devices will show up on the phone screen and the only thing it shows is the television

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Technically it is your phone that is not being recognized by the computer and not the other way around. Usually the problem is due to your computer drivers not recognizing your USB device. The quick fix for this problem is to install Samsung Kies on your computer. This is a program that makes it easier for your data to be synced across multiple devices. The official Samsung Kies download page

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If this is not the issue it is possible that you are dealing with a faulty USB cord. Try another cord and see if this helps the computer recognize the files in your phone.

Not able to transfer movie from computer to Samsung j5?

Through the data cable, showing wrong format

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How can I get videos from my S5 mini to my computer?

I can't seem to get it off of my phone

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I want to be able to view all content on my SG5 from my new Windows 10 computer?

I want to be able to access all content on my SG5 from my computer and transfer files over my WiFi to and from any explorer window. Both the computer and phone recognize my WiFi network but I cannot view the files to move or to set sync settings. My phone does upload pictures to the photos app on my W10 computer but often they will not be recognized by my computer for days afterwards. I also can't get the photo from the photos app (or the phone directly) to my one drive "my pictures" camera roll folder. I always used to be able to see the phone content on my older W7 machine. Any thoughts?

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I have a Samsung Galaxy S3. I was wondering how could I upload some videos that I need from my phone to my computer?

I have my device plugged into the computer as well.. I have tried: I have tried to open the DCIM folder but It won't show all of my videos and pictures.. I think it was caused by: I have absolutely no idea.

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How do I turn off the notifications telling me I can quick connect?

I don't know what I turned on by accident but now every so often maybe every 2 hours my notification goes off and the only thing there is the notification saying that I can quick connect to something. How do I either turn off quick connect or turn off the notification for quick connect on my Samsung Note5 phone?

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Galaxy S5 photo transfer to Windows 7?

I plug in my Samsung S5 into my Windows 7 PC, but it does not transfer pictures. It used to do it.. I have tried: Plugged it in with mini to USB cable

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Connect using QUICK CONNECT from my Samsung S6?

When I start quick connect my Samsung does not find other devices. I have two laptops with active Bluetooth, they can send and receive files to the phone. But Quick connect DO NOT FIND ANY DEVICE, help?. I have tried: Pairing , cleaning cache , restarting

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I AM TRYING TO SHARE MY PHOTOS FROM Galaxy Note5 TO MY COMPUTER. NEED STEPS TO FOLLOW?

HOW TO SHARE PHOTOS FROM Galaxy Note5 TO LAPTOP

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I want to connect my laptop to my Samsung Galaxy and the phone seems to be the problem. The computer is providing me with the prompt for the passcode, but the phone keeps telling me it can't connect. I don't know what to do?

I do not know what else to do to connect my laptop to my Samsung Galaxy via Bluetooth

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How do I transfer pictures from my Galaxy S5 to my laptop? When I connect them with a cable the Samsung does not appear on the laptop as a device?

I have some photos on my Samsung Galaxy S5. When I plug a USB cable from the Galaxy to my Acer laptop, the Samsung does not appear as a device so I cannot transfer the photos.. I have tried: Connecting both with a USB cable. Samsung still not recognized by Acer. I think it was caused by: No idea

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I have a couple questions about sconnect?

Can you send text messages via sconnect?

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