USB data cable

Learn how to use a USB data cable to copy music or pictures to and from your phone.

Copy content between your phone and a computer

You can use a USB data cable to copy your pictures and other content between your phone and a compatible computer.

  1. Use a USB data cable to connect your phone to a computer.

  2. Select from the following modes:

    Nokia Suite - Nokia Suite is installed on your computer.

    Media transfer - Nokia Suite is not installed on your computer. If you want to connect your phone to a home entertainment system or printer, use this mode.

    Mass storage - Nokia Suite is not installed on your computer. The phone is displayed as a portable device on your computer. Make sure a memory card is inserted. If you want to connect your phone to other devices, such as a home or car stereo, use this mode.

  3. To copy the content, use the file manager of the computer.

    To copy your contacts, music files, videos, or pictures, use Nokia Suite.

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Copy a picture or other content between your phone and a USB memory stick

You can copy pictures from your phone to a compatible USB memory stick. Use this to create backups of pictures that you take when travelling.

  1. Connect a compatible USB OTG adapter cable to the micro-USB connector of your phone.

  2. Connect a memory stick to the USB OTG adapter cable.

    With the front of the phone facing you, the micro-USB connector is, from left to right on the top edge, the second item.
  3. Select Menu > Apps > Gallery, and select and hold a file or folder.

  4. Select if you want to copy or move the file or folder.

  5. Select the target folder.

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