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13. Playing with Photos

Wallace Wang

(1)San Diego, California, USA

Taking pictures can be fun. With digital cameras in every smartphone and tablet, it’s easy to capture pictures wherever you go without worrying about taking a camera with you.

Since so many people take pictures, one of the biggest problems is finding a place to store those pictures. If you take too many pictures, you’ll eventually run out of room to store them, so you need to know how to get photos off a smartphone, tablet, or camera and onto a computer for safe keeping.

There are two ways to transfer pictures from an external device (such as a smartphone or tablet) to a computer: ...

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