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COPY VIDEOS ON THE SD CARD USING THE LG THRIVE P506

Operation Cell Phones Last Updated 08/20/2014
COPY VIDEOS ON THE SD CARD USING THE LG THRIVE

Copy videos recorded on device
Copy videos from a computer



Copy videos recorded on device

Video can only be recorded and saved to a microSD card installed in your phone. By default, video recorded on your phone is saved to the \DCIM\Camera folder on the microSD card.

To copy recorded video(s) from your microSD to a computer


1. From the Home Screen, tap Apps > Settings > SD card & phone storage

2. Checkmark Mass storage only to enable your computer to read your microSD card (your phone will act as a memory card reader).

3. Connect your phone to the USB port on your computer.

4. Tap Turn on USB storage and press OK. Your device is now ready to transfer files.

5. On your computer, navigate to your phone and open the Camera folder.
  • For PC - Go to My Computer > Phone (may display as Removable Disk) > DCIM > Camera.
  • For MAC - Go to Devices > Phone (may display as Hard drive or Disk) > DCIM > Camera.
6. Select the video file(s) you want to copy, then save to your computer.
  • For PC - Right Mouse Click on the video file(s) and select Copy, select a folder on your computer to save to, Right Mouse Click in the new folder and select Paste.
  • For MAC - Hold down the Ctrl key then mouse click on the video file(s) and select Copy, select a folder on your computer to save to, Hold down the Ctrl key then mouse click and select Paste in the new folder.
Note: To copy video(s) without keeping the original on your microSD card, select Cut instead of Copy.

7. When finished copying files, tap Turn off USB storage on your phone and disconnect the USB cable.

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Copy videos from a computer

1. From the Home Screen, tap Apps > Settings > SD card & phone storage

2. Checkmark Mass storage only to enable your computer to read your microSD card (your phone will act as a memory card reader).

3. Connect your phone to the USB port on your computer.

4. Tap Turn on USB storage and press OK. Your device is now ready to transfer files.

5. On your computer, navigate to your phone.
  • For PC - Go to My Computer > Phone (may display as Removable Disk).
  • For MAC - Go to Devices > Phone (may display as Hard drive or Disk).
Note: To better organize your videos, create a new folder on your phone, then name the folder.
  • For PC - Right Mouse Click and select New > Folder, then name your new folder.
  • For MAC - Hold down the Ctrl key then mouse click and select New Folder.
6. Copy videos from your computer to a folder on your microSD card.

7. When finished copying files, tap Turn off USB storage on your phone and disconnect the USB cable.

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