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HTC File Manager

Note:
  • The help content here is based on the following app version : 7.80.9x.
  • If HTC File Manager is not preinstalled, you can download it from Google¬†Play Store.
  • When you open the File Manager app the first time, you'll be prompted to grant it permissions to access certain data on your phone.
Use the File Manager app to browse and organize your files and folders on your phone storage and storage card.

You can also view and manage files and folders on your external USB storage device if this feature is supported on your phone.

Switching between storage types

  1. From the Home screen, tap All apps button, and then find and tap File Manager.
  2. Swipe left or right to switch to a file storage where you want to browse or organize your files.
  3. If you have external USB storage connected and see the Grant access to USB storage message, tap Next > Done. Then do the following:
    • Tap More options button > Show internal storage.
    • Tap , tap the name of the USB storage in the slideout menu, and then tap Select.

Searching for files

  1. In File Manager, tap Search.
  2. In the search box, enter a few characters of the filename, and then tap the Enter key. Matching filenames from the root and subfolders are then displayed.
  3. Tap a file to open it.

Sorting your files

  1. In File Manager, tap More options button > Sort.
  2. Choose how you want to sort your files and folders.

Copying or moving files

  1. In File Manager, browse for the file or folder.
  2. Select items to copy or move.
    File Manager select files screenshot
  3. Tap Copy or Move to.
  4. Browse for the folder where you want to copy or move the files.

    Or tap More options button > Create folder to create a new folder.

  5. Tap Paste.

Marking files as favorites

  1. In File Manager, browse for the file or folder.
  2. Select items to favorite.
  3. Tap Favorite.

To remove an item from the Favorites tab, select the item and tap Remove from favorites.

Deleting files or folders

  1. In File Manager, browse for the file or folder.
  2. Select items to delete.
  3. Tap Delete.