How to Transfer Photos Between Samsung Phone and Computer?

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What do you usually do with your Samsung smart phone? Making phone calls and sending text messages? As you know, apart from the two basic functions, Samsung mobile phone has been becoming more and more functional. By operating a Samsung phone, we are able to take beautiful pictures, shoot family videos, install various apps, and so on. And with the enlargement of the storage space of Samsung phone or Micro SD card, we can save more pictures, movies, music and other files on it. However, the storage space always has its limit. Once the storage limit has been reached, you will fail to store new data unless you remove some files on your Samsung cell phone. Under these circumstances, if you have saved some precious photos and don't want to lose them, I suggest you to copy Samsung images to PC. Meanwhile, this method can also help you avoid suffering form losing those pictures all of a sudden.

In this page, I'll introduce you this Coolmuster Samsung Backup Assistant, which is the most practical tool to help share files between Samsung and PC. By running it on computer, you can transfer photos between Samsung phone and computer with very simple operations. Here are two free trial versions (Windows & Mac), now you can download the right one to have a try.

How to Copy Images Between Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/Note 8/Note 7 and PC

To begin with, download, install and operate this software on your computer. Then link Samsung smart phone to computer via a USB cable. By the way, this guide will take the Windows version as an example to introduce you how to transfer photos between Samsung phone and computer. If you use Mac computer, please install the Mac version and then follow the similar steps to work it.

Step 1. Enable USB Debugging

After launching this program, you will get a menu as follows. Then you should follow the steps to open USB debugging on your Samsung phone. After that, press "USB debugging opened" and "Next", this software will detect your device in an instant. By the way, next time when you work this software, it will automatically identify your Samsung mobile phone without enabling USB debugging.

Step 2. Install USB Driver and Scan Samsung Phone

After detecting your Samsung device, this Samsung Backup Assistant software will start to install USB driver on your computer. Thus it can deeply scan your Samsung phone. Several minutes later, all files on your Samsung can be displayed on the interface as below:

Step 3. Transfer Photos Between Samsung Phone and Computer

In this step, you can touch the "Photo" option to preview all pictures on your Samsung phone first. Meanwhile, there are several options in the panel. If you want to export pictures from computer to Samsung smart phone, please hit the "Import" icon. While, if you are going to copy Samsung images to PC, you can pick out your needed photos and mark them. Then click the "Export" button. Soon a window will pop up to remind you to select the output location. After setting the path, please touch "OK". A few seconds later, you will save pictures to computer completely.

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What's more, this Coolmuster Samsung Backup Assistant can also help you directly delete photos on computer, just hit the "Delete" button to achieve that.

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