USB Media Explorer

USB Media Explorer

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USB Media Explorer (UME), formerly known as Nexus Media Importer, allows you to stream and transfer music, video, photos and documents from a USB flash drive or card reader connected to your Nexus device (5, 5X, 6, 6P, 7G1, 7G2, 9, 10) or other Android 4.0+ devices with USB Host support.

Requires the following hardware:
1. An Android 4.0+ device. Please try the free `USB Photo Viewer` first if you do not have a Nexus device. Due to hardware limitations, the Nexus 4 is not supported.
2. An USB OTG (On-The-Go) cable. Costs range from $1-10 USD, see screenshots for examples.
3. An USB Flash Drive or USB Card Reader with a flash memory card inserted, see screenshots for examples. Please see the FAQ on our website if you are trying to connect an external hard drive or other device.

IMPORTANT: To use UME offline, you will have to activate the license by opening it online after installing.

To use:
-If you are using an card reader, put the flash memory card in the reader first.
-Attach your USB device to the OTG cable.
-Attach the OTG cable to the Nexus or other device.
-The application should launch automatically.
-The File Manager tab can be used to manage and transfer files.
-Use the Connect screen to determine the viewed device and the destination device for the Copy/Move operations.
-The navigation menu to change between Photos, Videos, Document and the File Manager can be accessed by the three lines in the upper left hand corner.

-If you have an issue, you can tap `Homesoft` from the About screen for e-mail support.
-Currently, most USB Mass Storage devices are supported. Due to the mind boggling number of USB devices available it is not 100% If you contact us, we may be able to support your device in a future release. If you have doubts, try the free `Nexus Photo Viewer` first.

Technical Notes:
-1. A few people have reported issues with UME opening on startup. You can set `Launch Automatically` to `Never` in UME Settings.
-DOES NOT REQUIRE ROOT! Rooting may void your device`s warranty.
-Hard Drives. It is strongly recommended that you use external power when connecting a hard drive to a tablet. Please see the troubleshooting guide on my web site for more information. Do not connect an unpowered hard drive to a phone!
-This is a media streamer. Media types not natively supported by Android will require third party software. There are many excellent free and paid apps. in the Play market. For example:  `BS Player`, `MX Player` and `Dice Player`
-The internal music player only plays formats natively supported by Android. WMA files are not supported, but can be copied locally for use with another player.
-Nexus 10 users it appears the internal Android video player is broken in Android 5.x (Lollipop) please use one of the external players listed above.

How-to Videos:

See the FAQ on the Developer`s Website link for an overview of the permissions.

Whats New
-Smart Connect
--Determines the best way to connect to a device
--Learns from your choices
-Android N Support
-Share (Save) to UME
-Icon update
-Copy dir fix
-Write for internal microSD (req. 5.0+)
-Headset double/triple click next/previous track (req. 5.0+)
-Write support for NTFS (Hard drives and some large flash drives)
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