Transfer Via PC or Laptop

You can transfer user contents via a desktop or laptop using a USB cable.

illustration of data transfer

  1. Connect the Android phone to a computer using a USB cable. Then open the Android phone's Notifications Panel.
  1. Tap USB connected, then (depending on the phone) tap Media sync (MTP), Turn on USB storage or Mass storage.
  2. On the computer, open My computer (or Windows Explorer), click the removable drive associated with your phone, then transfer all of the files you want to the computer.
  3. On the computer, safely stop/remove the USB Phone. For example, for Windows® XP, use the Safely Remove Hardware option.
  4. On the Android phone, open the Notifications Panel, tap USB connected > Charge phone (or Turn off USB storage) then disconnect the previous Android Phone from the computer.
  5. Connect the LG G2 to the computer using the supplied USB cable.
  6. In the USB connection type menu on the LG G2, tap Media sync (MTP).
  7. On the computer, organize the files in the folder, transfer the files into the LG G2 folder, then safely stop/remove the USB Phone.
  8. On the LG G2, open the Notifications Panel, tap USB connected > Charge phone, then disconnect it from the computer.