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[Q] Will swapping storage corrupt my data?

5th August 2014, 05:33 PM |#1  
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As title says, i'm curious if swapping storages would corrupt data on both sdcard0 and sdcard1, or should i format sdcard before swapping (i haven't any apps on sdcard, they're all on internal storrage)
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For all I've read and personally experienced, of all the issues with swapping, this isn't one
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For all I've read and personally experienced, of all the issues with swapping, this isn't one

So, it's safe to swap (to install Asphalt 7 )
All my pics, music and docs won't be deleted or damaged?
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So, it's safe to swap (to install Asphalt 7 )
All my pics, music and docs won't be deleted or damaged?

Media files are definitely safe (the system might get confused if you have some apps already moved to the soon-to-be-primary-storage external card... maybe), but does this mean you're not making backups reasonably often?
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Media files are definitely safe (the system might get confused if you have some apps already moved to the soon-to-be-primary-storage external card... maybe), but does this mean you're not making backups reasonably often?

I swapped, and if someone wants to know, I DON'T KNOW HOW BUT SOME APPS WORKS EVEN WITH SWAPPED STORRAGE and uses external SD (sdcard1)
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How can you swap storage ?
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