Copy photos, videos, and other content created by you between your phone and computer.
If your computer is a Mac, install the Windows Phone app from the Mac App Store.
- Connect your phone to a compatible computer with a compatible USB cable.
- On your computer, open a file manager, such as Windows
Explorer or Finder, and browse to your phone.
Your phone is shown under portable devices as Windows Phone. To see the folders of your phone, double-click the name of the phone. There are separate folders for documents, music, photos, ringtones, and videos.
- Drag and drop items from your phone to the computer, or
from your computer to the phone.
If your computer's operating system is Windows 7 or Windows 8, you can also use the Windows Phone app. Windows 8 installs the app automatically. With Windows 7, you can download it from http://www.windowsphone.com/.
For info on which app works with which computer, see the following table:
Windows Phone app
Windows Phone app for desktop
Windows Phone app for Mac
Windows 8 RT