1. irish_siren32's Avatar
    I have a Samsung Galaxy S7 with a 32G microSD card, and have had no issues with the Gallery photos until recently. I can see the photos on my phone that are both saved on internal storage and the SD card, but as soon as I plug it into my laptop, all the photo files are empty.

    I saw and read the previous posts regarding the .nomedia files, and did come across a .no file once or twice among my Phone files, and deleted it both times, but I still cannot get access to these photos through my pc. I can't even email them to myself, I constantly get a message of "unable to attach file", so I tried to transfer them to my Google Drive, but not all of them are transferring.

    Any suggestions on how I can fix this problem? Any help you can provide would be greatly appreciated. Thanks bunches.
    05-01-2018 03:51 AM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! When you connect via USB, are you also swiping down the notification panel, tapping the USB icon, then selecting MTP?
    05-01-2018 10:35 AM
  3. irish_siren32's Avatar
    Yes, and I've also tried the transferring images option and neither option will show the photos when I plug my S7 into my pc. Even when I attempt to email the photos to my Gmail acccount, the photos will not attach to the emails, and some will disappear if I attempt to move them to a new photo file.
    05-01-2018 06:16 PM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    What's the exact directory pathname where the image files are saved? Is it /DCIM/Camera, or some other directory?
    05-02-2018 09:23 AM

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