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    Managing files using a computer

    Use a USB cable connection between a Windows® computer and your device to transfer and manage your files. Once the two devices are connected, you can drag and drop content between your device and the computer, or between your device's internal storage and SD card, using the computer's file explorer.

    This is where files are stored on your device:

    • Photos and videos taken by the camera: Internal storage or SD card\DCIM.
    • Downloaded files from the Internet: Internal storage or SD card\Downloads.
    • Files received via Bluetooth®: Internal storage or SD card\bluetooth.
    • Files received via Android Beam (NFC): Internal storage\beam.
    • Screenshots taken on your device: Internal storage\DCIM\Pictures\Screenshots.

    Transferring files using Media transfer mode via Wi-Fi®

    You can transfer files between your device and other MTP compatible devices, such as a computer, using a Wi-Fi® connection. Before connecting, you first need to pair the two devices.

    Tip

    In order to use this feature, you need a Wi-Fi® enabled device that supports Media transfer, for example, a computer running Microsoft® Windows Vista® or Windows® 7.

    To prepare to use your device wirelessly with a computer

    1. Make sure Media transfer mode is enabled on your device. It is normally enabled by default.
    2. Connect your device to the computer using a USB cable.
    3. Computer: Once the name of your device appears on the screen, click Configure device for network access and follow the instructions to pair the computer and your device.
    4. When you are done pairing, disconnect the USB cable from both devices.

    To connect wirelessly to a paired device

    1. Make sure Media transfer mode is enabled on your device. It is normally enabled by default.
    2. Make sure the Wi-Fi® function is turned on.
    3. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony and app tray tablet.
    4. Find and tap Settings > Xperia™ Connectivity > USB Connectivity.
    5. Under Wireless Media Transfer, select the paired device you want to connect to.
    6. Tap Connect.

    To disconnect from a paired device

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony and app tray tablet.
    2. Find and tap Settings > Xperia™ Connectivity > USB Connectivity.
    3. Under Wireless Media Transfer, select the paired device that you want to disconnect.
    4. Tap Disconnect.

    To remove a pairing with another device

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony and app tray tablet.
    2. Find and tap Settings > Xperia™ Connectivity > USB Connectivity.
    3. Select the paired device that you want to remove.
    4. Tap Unpair.
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