Android Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Examples - Version 3.02, by Dr. Herong Yang
Connect tablet Storage to Computer via USB
This section provides a tutorial example on how to use the USB cable to connect the storage in the tablet to a computer as a removable drive on the computer.
My Android tablet also came with a USB cable that can be used to connect the storage on my tablet as an external storage to my laptop for exchange files. Here is how it works:
1. Turn on my tablet and my laptop. Then connect them with the USB cable.
2. On the laptop, the AutoPlay screen shows up asking you how to open the storage on the connected tablet.
3. Click on "Open device to view files". Windows Explorer shows up with the tablet storage listed as "SM-T210R" next to "Local Disk (C:)"
4. Click on "Tablet" under "SM-T210R. Directories and files stored in the tablet storage show up. See the picture below:
Last update: 2015.
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