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User experience: downloading pictures with BitPim 1.0.7 and OS X Mavericks (10.9)

The Crunchy Frog

Oct 31, 2013, 8:28 PM
I figured out how to get BitPim to download the Samsung SCH-A670's photos on Mac OS X 10.9. I had trouble with BitPim auto-detecting the correct port for the phone. Just wanted to post this in case someone else needs to get photos off of this phone. I used a cheap Samsung-to-USB cable I got on Amazon.

  1. Turn on the phone and connect it to the cable and the cable to the computer.
  2. Open Copy and paste the following, then hit return:
    ls /dev > ~/with.txt

  3. Unplug the cable from the computer
  4. Copy and paste this into Terminal:
    ls /dev > ~/without.txt

  5. And finally this:
    diff ~/with.txt ~/without.txt

  6. Whatever shows up there is your

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