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Transfer a file from your computer to your device using your device as a USB memory drive

You must use the BlackBerry® Desktop Software to manage and preserve the information or the encryption that is associated with your media files when you transfer files between your BlackBerry device and your computer.

  1. Connect your device to your computer using a USB cable.
  2. Do one of the following:
    • If you want to transfer most types of files, in the dialog box that appears on your device, select the USB option.
    • If you want to transfer media files that are protected with DRM, in the dialog box that appears on your device, select the media transfer option.
  3. If necessary, type a password. Your device appears as a drive on your computer.
  4. Drag a file from a location on your computer to a folder on your device.
After you finish: To view the transferred file on your device, disconnect your device from your computer and find the file.

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