How transfer contacts, messages, calendar from Samsung Galaxy S4 to computer for backup?

Transfer file for Samsung Galaxy S4

Samsung Galaxy S4 is the mores hot smartphone in market. Being packed with the stunning screen with full HD resolution, super faster processor and a powerful camera, more and more people choosing Samsung Galaxy S4 as their smartphone in hand. One of the focusing on Galaxy S4 issues is that how to transfer files from Samsung Galaxy S4 to PC, like contacts, SMS messages, calendar, photos, music and videos, just as a backup.

Then this article will concentrate on this issue transferring files from Samsung Galaxy S4 to your PC Wirelessly. Here we need a program called Android Transfer – an assistant of your Android smartphone or tablet. With it you can transfer everything including contacts, text messages, calendar, photos, music, videos, apps call logs, etc. to your computer, for backup or restore to your Android phone with a click.

dr.fone Android Transfer has both Windows and Mac versions and it supports the latest Windows 8 and Android Jelly Bean 4.3. It is a shareware and allows free trial. When you decide to get the full version, you can scroll down this page and find the discount coupon code to help you save up 50% of your money.

OK! To get started with Samsung Galaxy File Transfer, download the free trial of this Android Transfer and have a try.


1. Luanch the program on your computer

After downloading the program, install and launch it on your computer. The Android file transfer will show you the interface as below. In this guide takes Windows version in steps, and Mac users could take similar steps as Windows version.

After launching, select and click Transfer to move data between your phone and computer

Android transfer

2. Connect Samsung Galaxy S4 via USB cable

In order to successfully connect your Samsung Galaxy phone, you should have your device enabled USB debug.

Once your Samsung phone connected to PC, the program will automatically detect it and show its main info on the primary interface.

connect Samsung Galaxy phone

2. Transfer Samsung Galaxy S4 contacts to computer

Click on Information tab on the top menu and on the Contacts page, then click the Import/Export button and choose a corresponding action from the drop-down list. Here you can import/export contacts from vCard files, Outlook Express, Windows Address Book, Windows Mail and Outlook 2003/2007/2010.

To export contacts from Samsung S4 to computer, click on Contacts in the left column and on the Contact page, click "Import/Export" button and choose the corresponding Export Contacts to Computer action from the drop-down list. You can export your Samsung Galaxy phone contacts to vCard files, Outlook Express, Windows Address Book, Windows Live Mail and Outlook 2003/2007/2010.

copy Samsung contacts to computer

3. Copy SMS messages from Samsung Galaxy to PC

To backup SMS of Galaxy S4, click SMS on the left column to get into SMS management window, then select the text messages, click "Import/Export" and choose "Export SMS to computer". Then you’ll have all your important text messages as .xlm or .txt file format on your computer.

That is helpful to free your Samsung Galaxy phone’s memory.

transfer Galaxy S4 SMS to PC

4. Transfer Photos from Samsung Galaxy to Computer

Click Photos tab to enter photo management window. Here choose your desired photos and click on Export > Export to PC.

transfer photo from Android to computer

This brings up your file browser window. Select a save path to store the photos from your Android device to computer.

save Android photos


Transfer Photos/video/music from Computer to Android

Aparting from transfer, backup contacts, text messages, calendar, music, videos, and photos from Samsung Galaxy S4 to computer, Android Transfer also allows importing files from computer to your phone. Additionally, it can be your SMS desktop assistant and apps manager. You can try and explore its powerful functions.

transfer photo from computer to Android

Transfer Contacts Messages Calendar from Samsung Galaxy to Computer

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