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Samsung Galaxy S III

Samsung Galaxy S III

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Transfer files using S Beam

S Beam is a wireless connection which can be used to transfer information to and from your phone. You can transfer contacts, audio files or pictures and video clips from your phone's gallery to other phones with the S Beam functionality. Follow these instructions to transfer files using S Beam.
To transfer files using S Beam, you need to turn on S Beam. Click here for information on how to turn on S Beam.

Step 1 of 11

Select option

Press Apps.
Select one of the following options:
Transfer contact, go to 1a.
Transfer picture or video clip, go to 1b.
Transfer audio file, go to 1c.

Step 2 of 11

1a - Transfer contact

Press Contacts.

Step 3 of 11

1a - Transfer contact

Press the Contacts tab.

Step 4 of 11

1a - Transfer contact

Press the required contact.

Step 5 of 11

1b - Transfer picture or video clip

Press Gallery.
Go to the required folder.

Step 6 of 11

1b - Transfer picture or video clip

Press the required picture or the required video clip.

Step 7 of 11

1c - Transfer audio file

Press Music player.

Step 8 of 11

1c - Transfer audio file

Press the required category at the top of the display.
Go to the required audio file.

Step 9 of 11

1c - Transfer audio file

Press the required audio file.

Step 10 of 11

Transfer files using S Beam

Hold your phone and the receiving phone back to back.
When Touch to beam is displayed, press anywhere on the display to start the transfer.
Follow the instructions on the display to finish the transfer.

Step 11 of 11

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Select option

Press Apps.
Select one of the following options:
Transfer contact, go to 1a.
Transfer picture or video clip, go to 1b.
Transfer audio file, go to 1c.

2. 1a - Transfer contact

Press Contacts.
Press the Contacts tab.
Press the required contact.

3. 1b - Transfer picture or video clip

Press Gallery.
Go to the required folder.
Press the required picture or the required video clip.

4. 1c - Transfer audio file

Press Music player.
Press the required category at the top of the display.
Go to the required audio file.
Press the required audio file.

5. Transfer files using S Beam

Hold your phone and the receiving phone back to back.
When Touch to beam is displayed, press anywhere on the display to start the transfer.
Follow the instructions on the display to finish the transfer.

6. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

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