Article ID : 00019624 / Last Modified : 12/22/2015

How to transfer music, picture or video files from a computer to the tablet using a USB micro-AB cable.

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IMPORTANT: It may be necessary to use the USB dongle accessory (optional) to allow a connection to the USB Micro A/B port on the tablet.

Micro A/B

NOTE: Information regarding USB dongle and all other tablet accessories is available online through the Parts & Accessories Sales web site.

  1. Using a USB Micro A/B cable and, if necessary, the USB dongle, connect the computer to the tablet.
  2. On the computer, in the AutoPlay window, click to select the Open device to view files option.

    AutoPlay

    NOTES:

    • If the AutoPlay window does not appear, to manually access the device click the Start button, click Computer, and then double-click the Sony Tablet S icon.

      Sony Tablet S

    • If the Sony Tablet S icon does not appear, troubleshoot the USB connection .
  3. In the Sony Tablet S window, double-click the USB storage icon.

    USB storage

    NOTES:

    • If the folders do not appear, the tablet is locked. Unlock the tablet  to view the folders. Folders will not appear if the tablet is locked.
    • You will now have access to the following folders on the tablet:

      folders

  4. You can now copy the desired contents from the computer to the appropriate location within the tablet folder structure using any of the following methods:
    • Drag and Drop
    • Copy and Paste
    • Cut and Paste