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Windows Phone 8.1 support flash drives?

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    Windows Phone 8.1 support flash drives?


    I have a Nokia Lumia 1520 Win 8.1 phone. When I plug in my to USB to Micro USB (OTG) transfer lead and plug in a flash drive, I get no reaction from the phone. How do I use it to transfer photos, docs, etc. from the flash drive?

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    Plug in your phone to your pc-->Open File Browser-->Goto This PC-->Click on windows phone(Make sure is passed the lock screen)
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    Thanks for that, but I did know how to do what you suggest with a PC to Phone connection. However, I want to know why my Flash Drive is not showing up in File Explorer on my phone when connected to my phone, so that I can transfer photos, etc. to my phone.
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Windows Phone 8.1 support flash drives?
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