Installing HTC Sync Manager on a Computer:

  1. Open the Internet browser on your computer and visit HTC Sync Manager Overview | HTC United States
  2. Download the HSM installer and launch it
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation on the PC
  4. Once the installation is complete, connect the Desire 516 to the computer via USB and verify if the smartphone appears in HSM

Transferring Content from an iPhone via HSM:

  1. Use the USB cables to connect both the HTC Desire 516 and the iPhone to your computer
  2. Launch HSM
  3. From HSM, click "Home" > "Transfer & Backup" > "Get Started"
  4. Launch iTunes and create a backup of your iPhone
  5. In HSM, click "Next" and load the backup file
  6. Click "OK" and select what content you wish to import from the file
  7. Click "Start" when ready

Copying or Removing Media Files via HSM:

  1. Connect the Desire 516 to your computer using the USB cable
  2. Launch HTC Sync Manager and select the items that you wish to copy or remove
  3. Click the "+" button to copy the media to your phone
  4. To remove the files, click the "-" button

Importing Documents from a PC to the Desire 516:

  1. Establish a connection between your smartphone and computer via USB
  2. To select the phone's external or internal storage, click "home" > "Sync Settings"
  3. Click "Files" > "Sync Settings"
  4. Click "Sync documents from the following location on this computer"
  5. Click the "Add" button and select the desired files / folders
  6. Click "Refresh"

NOTE: You can set HSM to automatically sync data and import your files when you connect the smartphone to your computer. In order to do so, click "Home" > "Sync Settings" > "Sync automatically whenever the phone connects"

Importing Media Files from the Phone:

  1. Connect the Desire 516 to your computer via USB
  2. To select the file location between internal and external storage, click "Home" > "Sync Settings"
  3. If you wish to import audio files, click "Music" > "Settings" > "Copy all music from Phone"
  4. If you want to photos and videos, click "Gallery" > "Settings" > "Automatically import photos and videos from phone"
  5. Click "Refresh"

Syncing Playlists and Data via HTC Sync Manager

NOTE: Using HSM you can sync bookmarks, calendar events, contacts and various types of data between your computer (Mac or Windows) and smartphone.

On Windows machine, HTC Sync Manager can sync data with Outlook 2003 and newer, Google Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer

On a Mac, HSM can be used to sync data from Apple Address Book, Apple Contacts, Outlook 2011 for Mac, Calendar, Apple iCal, Safari and Google Chrome

Syncing Data between Your Phone and Computer:

  1. Connect the HTC Desire 516 to your PC via USB
  2. From HSM, click "Home" > "Sync settings"
  3. Mark the check boxes next to the type of data that you wish to sync
  4. To customize other sync settings, click "Settings"
  5. If this is the first time using HSM for syncing, click "Refresh"

Syncing Playlists between the Desire 516 and a Computer:

You can sync playlists from Windows Media Player and iTunes with your smartphone by performing the following steps:

  1. Establish a connection between your computer and smartphone via USB
  2. From HSM, click "Home" > "Sync Settings"
  3. Select the location where the data should be synced (internal memory or SD)
  4. From HSM, click "Music" > "Settings" > "Sync selected playlists"
  5. Select the desired playlist and click "Refresh"

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