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Windows 7: Transferring files from W7 to Android rooted phone

22 Oct 2011   #1
ndex477

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Transferring files from W7 to Android rooted phone

Hello:

The issue is, I'm trying to learn how to transfer files from my notebook computer to my Android phone via the command line utility( C:\ ).

I've tried going to the directories where the files are located then using the command : copy(file name) H:/(android phone directory)/sdcard/folder destination.

What am I doing wrong?

Much thanks in advance


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22 Oct 2011   #2
Kari

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Could it be a simple typo? The path should be typed with backslash \ instead of slash /, so the path should be H:\sdcard\folder instead of H:/sdcard/folder.

Kari
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22 Oct 2011   #3
MilesAhead

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

In addition to what Kari noted, Windows command line does not like spaces in file paths. If there is a space an any path, such as: copy C:\Program Files\yadda yadda H:\Some Folder wrap both paths in double quotes. Like: copy "C:\Program Files\yadda yadda" "H:\Some Folder" and hit Enter.
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23 Oct 2011   #4
ndex477

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Thanks to both of you. It is H:/ and also since Android stores files by default to the sdcard, that folder need not be designated. Path = H:/(destination folder).

Much thanks again.
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