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How to Transfer Videos from Android to PC/Computer Easily?

You may met the situations below in the daily life:

  1. You have a video on your phone and need to send it to other people, however, the file is too big to email from the phone directly so you have to get video from phone to computer;
  2. Or your Android phone is running slowly because the storage space is full of your videos and you do not want to delete them, then what you have to do is transferring videos from Android to PC for backup first;
  3. Or the video that you took by the phone is precious, so you cherish it and want to save it forever in some ways. That's the main reason why you want to transfer video from Android to PC.

If the situations described above happens, it is time for you to learn how to transfer videos from phone to computer for backup or further use. Here we collect five different methods to help you transfer videos from Android to PC.

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♦ Way 1. How to Transfer Video from Android to PC with Android Manager

♦ Way 2. How to Transfer Videos from Phone to Computer with USB Cable

♦ Way 3. How to Transfer Videos from Android to PC Using Email

♦ Way 4. How to Get Videos from Phone to Computer Using Memory Card Reader

♦ Way 5. How to Send Videos from Phone to Computer Using Bluetooth

Way 1. How to Transfer Video from Android to PC with Android Manager

As we know, it is easier to backup videos from Android to PC (Windows or Mac) by using a third party tool, but we do not have much time as well as money to test the various brands and types of mobile assistant programs one by one, So here I recommend you a program that is powerful and useful to save your time - Android Mobile Manager.

Why is this video-transfer software highly recommended?

  1. The tool is concise that you can export and backup the whole videos from your device to computer with one simple click.
  2. In addition to videos, you can also transfer contacts, SMS, call logs, photos, etc. between Android phone and computer.
  3. It can be applied to different generations of Android OSes with high compatibility.
  4. It is compatible with various Android phones like Samsung, Huawei, HTC, LG, Xiaomi, Vivo, Google, OnePlus, Sony and so on.

In a word, with this program, you can easily transfer videos and other files between your smart phone and PC easily and quickly. You only need to click the icons below and download the Android Mobile Manager, and then you can follow the steps below to see how to upload videos from phone to computer.

Step 1. Install and Run the Software

First, download, install and launch the software. Then link the Android phone to the computer with a USB cable. You may need to enable USB debugging as the screenshot shows below. You can skip this step if you have done this before.

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Step 2. Detect and Scan the Android Phone

Then the program will start to detect and scan your Android phone and the data will be displayed on the left side interface like the following picture.

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Step 3. How to upload video from phone to computer

Select the "Videos" category on the left panel and you'll preview the items on the right panel. Then you can mark the ones you want to transfer and click the "Export" button on the top of the window to save them on your computer.

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Tips:

> You can also click the "Import"or "Delete" button to transfer videos from computer to the smart phone or remove the videos.
> You can also go through "Super Toolkit" - "Backup" - Tick off "Videos" - "Back Up" to transfer videos from Android to PC with one click.

Now why not have a try so that you can save the videos you like on the PC to free your mobile phone.

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Way 2. How to Transfer Videos from Phone to Computer with USB Cable

If you don't want to install any third-party software, you can directly copy and paste the videos from Android phone to PC using a USB cable. But please note that this method requires you to install additional drivers from the manufacturer so as to make the phone recognized by the computer. Follow the steps below to upload video from phone to computer:

Step 1. Connect your Android phone (with memory card) to the computer using a USB cable.

Step 2. Swipe down the notification panel on your Android phone and select "connected as a media device".

Step 3. Once the computer detects your phone, you can click on My Computer to find out your device.

Step 4. Click your device and navigate to the folder which stores the video files you want to transfer.

Step 5. Drag these videos and drop them on your computer. After that, you can disconnect your phone from the computer safely.

how to get videos from phone to computer using usb

Way 3. How to Transfer Videos from Android to PC Using Email

You can also use email to transfer videos and movies from Android phone to PC. Differ from way 2, using email doesn't require the use of USB cable. But it has a limit in the size of attachment. Maybe you can't use this method if your video size is too large.

Step 1: Make sure your Android phone is connected to a stable WiFi network.

Step 2: Open the email application on your phone and compose a new email. Attached the video file that you want to transfer in this email and make yourself as the recipient. After that, just send the email.

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Step 3: On your computer, log in your email account and get the mail that attached the video, click the download button to download the video file to your PC.

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Way 4. How to Get Videos from Phone to Computer Using Memory Card Reader

If your videos are stored in memory card in your Android phone and your computer has SD card slot, then, you can carry out the video transfer task by using a memory card reader.

Step 1: Remove the memory card from your Android phone.

Step 2: Insert the memory card into the slot of your computer, or you can use a card reader to connect the memory card to your computer.

Step 3: Go to "My computer" and click to open the memory card drive.

Step 4: Find the videos from the memory card and drag & drop them to your computer.

Way 5. How to Send Videos from Phone to Computer Using Bluetooth

Here is also an old way to download videos from phone to computer - using Bluetooth. It is actually helpful when you have no WiFi connection. Of course it is only workable when both your phone and computer support Bluetooth.

Step 1. Turn on "Bluetooth" on both your Android phone and computer. On Windows 10, you should click on Start > Bluetooth > Bluetooth settings to turn on the service. Then choose your phone and select Pair.

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Step 2. Turn to your Android phone and select the video files that you want to transfer.

Step 3. Click the menu option and choose "Share"/"Share via" > "Bluetooth".

Step 4. Select your computer as the device you want to send the video files. After that, a notification will pop up on your computer, asking whether to accept the Bluetooth file transfer request. Tap "OK" and the video transferring process will begin at once.

The Bottom Line

As you can see, we have a lot of ways to transfer video from Android to PC. You can use the USB method, email method, memory card reader method, or traditional Bluetooth method. However, if you want to choose the most convenient and efficient way to transfer video files, especially when you need to transfer large videos from phone to computer, then you must not miss the Android Mobile Manager. It not only supports data transfer between Android devices and computers, but it also allows you to transfer files between Android devices. More importantly, it also allows you to manage the content on your device on your computer. Download it now to your computer and try it out.

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