Transfer music from a computer to a device

You can transfer music from your Mac or Windows computer to your mobile device using a USB cable. Once you’ve transferred music to your device, you can listen to it using the Google Play Music Icon Google Play Music app.

Android File Transfer

Mac

  1. Download and install Android File Transfer on your computer.
  2. If your screen is locked, unlock your screen.
  3. Connect your computer to your device using a USB cable.
    • If you need to select a USB connection option on your device, choose Media device (MTP).
  4. Locate music files on your computer and drag them into your device's Music folder in Android File Transfer.
Download Android File Transfer

Windows

  1. If your screen is locked, unlock your screen.
  2. Connect your computer to your device using a USB cable.
    • If you’re prompted to select a USB connection option on your device, select Media device (MTP).
  3. Locate music files on your computer and drag them into your device's Music folder.
Upload your music on Google Play

You can upload music on your computer to your Google Play library using Music Manager.

Your music will be available in your library on your computer and across all your devices that use Google Play Music.

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