How to Transfer Photos from Samsung S9 to USB Stick

Do you want to transfer photos from your Samsung S9 to a USB stick? It’s actually quite easy to do. In today’s article, we will outline the steps you need to take in order to complete this task.

Transfer Photos from Samsung S9 to USB Stick

Following are the steps you need to take in order to transfer photos from your Samsung S9 to a USB stick:

1. Connect the USB stick to your computer.

First of all, make sure that the USB stick is connected to your computer (the process will not work if it’s connected to a TV).

2. Turn on USB storage on Samsung S9.

Next, go to Settings of your Samsung S9 and tap on “USB settings”. A new window will open up; here you need to tick the box beside “Media device (MTP)”.

Once done, press “Done” in order to get back to the main menu of the phone. Please note that turn-on USB storage may differ for different devices; if you don’t see this option, check out our website for more details.

3. Access the files from your phone via USB transfer software or cable.

After turning on USB storage, you can now open the files of your Samsung S9 with a simple drag-and-drop method by using any file transfer software (such as Xender) or cable (such as OTG cable).

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q. My Samsung S9 does not have the option to turn on USB storage. What can I do?

A. If your Samsung S9 does not have the option to turn on USB storage, you will need to use a file transfer software or cable in order to access the files from your phone. For more information, please check SAMSUNG’s website.

Q. How can I view my photos on the USB stick?

A. You can either view your photos by using a photo viewing software (such as Windows Photo Viewer) or by transferring them to your computer and viewing them there.

Q. Can I transfer photos from my Samsung S9 to another phone?

A. Yes, you can transfer photos from your Samsung S9 to another phone by using a file transfer software or cable.

Q. Can I view the photos on my USB stick via TV?

A. Unfortunately, you are not able to view the files on your USB stick via TV due to safety reasons. However, if you transfer them to your computer and view them there, it should be fine.

Q. Can I format my USB stick via Samsung S9?

A. Yes, you can format your USB stick by going into Settings>Storage>USB storage>FORMAT USB STORAGE (tick “Erase everything”). However, please note that formatting will delete all data saved in the USB stick while keeping the file system intact. This means that while your content won’t disappear while formatting, you will lose all files saved after formatting.

Conclusion

We hope that this article has helped you learn how to transfer photos from your Samsung S9 to a USB stick. If you have any questions, please feel free to leave a comment below. Thanks for reading!

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