To back up files to a personal computer, perform the following steps:
- Plug the USB cable into the T-Mobile Shadow.
- From the Microsoft ActiveSync window, click the Sync icon on the device to initiate an ActiveSync session.
- After ActiveSync has completed, scroll to and select Tools.
- In the Tools menu, scroll to and select Explore Device.
- All the folders stored on the device will appear in the Mobile Device folder.
- Select the desired content that you would like to store on the computer, and then transfer the content from each of the folders.
- You can cut and paste, drag and drop, or use other transfer methods. You may transfer individual files or entire folders.
- Once all the content has been transferred, you can unplug the device.