How to transfer photos from phone to laptop

  ponytail 13:25 18 Sep 2018
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Me and the wife went away for the weekend and forgot to take a camera so we used our Samsung phone as a camera but I cannot work out how to transfer the photos to my laptop.The phone is a Samsung Galaxy J3 2016 AND MY o/s is Windows 7.I found the following on Google. How do I tether my Samsung j3 to my laptop? Connect the device to a computer using the supplied USB cable. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps > Settings > Mobile Hotspot and Tethering. Use any of the following available tethering method as desired: For USB tethering, tap USB tethering switch to turn on or off . But tethering is greyed out so cannot use it.And also when I plug the phone in nothing appears in my computer.

  Etopia 04:54 10 Oct 2018

If still cannot, try to install Google PhotoApp and let the photo to get auto-back-up-sync to Google Photo, and then, download from Google Photo with your laptop after login to your google account.

  wee eddie 10:33 10 Oct 2018

Is it "Greyed out" when the two are connected with a USB Cable?

  john bunyan 11:17 21 Feb 2019

How can wee eddie’s latest post shown as 10 Oct? I guess spam has intervened?

  wee eddie 12:19 21 Feb 2019

Yeah, 2 Spammers were removed

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