Support Bionic - moving data from computer to SD card

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by MegaCynic, Sep 22, 2011.

  1. MegaCynic

    MegaCynic New Member
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    I would like to move some documents and photos from my computer to the removable SD card on my new Motorola Droid Bionic. I have not been able to find an app that provides pathways to the on-boad (non removable) memory and the removable SD memory. I don't want to use the Motorola Memory Manager App or Drop-Box App to do this because as I understand those services put the data on their own servers in-the-cloud and retrival requires / necessitates data transmission.

    I would prefer to merely move some of these personal files to the removable SD card and store them there permanently. One of the Verizon salespeople told me I could just use an SD adapter and plug the SD card into my computer's USB in-put, then drag and drop files to the SD card. This approach seems as if it requires a bit of extra work that should be un-necessary considering that the Motoroal Droid Bionic came with a USB connector cord so one can connect it to the computer and download "stuff". Why isn't there a utitility that facilitates this very common functional capability and provides a view of the paths to the non-removable memory and the removable SD memory?
     

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  2. Groid

    Groid Well-Known Member
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    Look in your app tray for 'Files'. You can access Internal, Sdcard (yes, the actual external microsd), and Shared folders. There are some options to move things, but I didn't try that.

    There are a bazillion threads on installing the Moto drivers and connecting your Bionic to your pc and being able to access Internal, sdcard-ext, and all your pc files. Drag & drop is the easiest for copying pc to sdcard-ext for music, pictures, videos, etc.
     

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