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[Q][i9305][CM10.1] How to save photos to externalSD ?

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22nd February 2013, 12:00 AM   |  #1  
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Dear all,

I'm using CM10.1 with my i9305 - thanks ti Codeworks and all involved in getting CM on this device !

Is there a way to configure default storage path to external SD for photos ? I didn't succeeded to find any menu or settings to do such, and new pictures are saved in internal DCIM directory..

That's not so critical, but I / we have to backup picture first before any factory reset..

Many thanks in advance for your help or guidelines on this topic ! :thumbup:

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22nd February 2013, 01:04 AM   |  #2  
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I use this camera app and it gives the option.
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1746611

That being said, factory reset should not format the internal sd, so you shouldt lose your photos, but backups are always good
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22nd February 2013, 01:16 AM   |  #3  
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Re: [Q][i9305][CM10.1] How to save photos to externalSD ?
Many thanks vkggg ! I've flashed it using CWM and this camera app is great (panorama!) but I have only few options as shown on the enclosed snapshot.. Anything wrong with the install ?

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22nd February 2013, 12:40 PM   |  #4  
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Originally Posted by cham06

Many thanks vkggg ! I've flashed it using CWM and this camera app is great (panorama!) but I have only few options as shown on the enclosed snapshot.. Anything wrong with the install ?

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Hmm I get all advertised options in the screenshot. Could you try setting your language to english and checking the settings?
22nd February 2013, 01:54 PM   |  #5  
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Re: [Q][i9305][CM10.1] How to save photos to externalSD ?
Language changed to English (UK) but still the same items in menu. I should maybe reflash camera now ?
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22nd February 2013, 02:05 PM   |  #6  
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Re: [Q][i9305][CM10.1] How to save photos to externalSD ?
Press to focus then there should be an options button around the focus. Reflashing will get you nowhere and also I believe that 'store location' which is supposed to push photos & videos to the SD is broken

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22nd February 2013, 02:38 PM   |  #7  
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Re: [Q][i9305][CM10.1] How to save photos to externalSD ?
Done, but same issue. I will investigate later and will let you know about any findings.

Anyway, this camera update is great for CM10.1 users !

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23rd February 2013, 12:45 AM   |  #8  
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Re: [Q][i9305][CM10.1] How to save photos to externalSD ?
OK so : data / factory reset + re-flash camera zip file => success, storage option is there and working perfectly. I even flash the new CM10.1 version (build 20130222) + flash camera and it works !

Many, many thanks vkggg for your help, really appreciated !! :thumbup: :beer:

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23rd February 2013, 01:31 AM   |  #9  
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mm no worries its a pity you had to reset to get it to work though
23rd February 2013, 01:48 PM   |  #10  
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Re: [Q][i9305][CM10.1] How to save photos to externalSD ?
... or it was a mess in my device config. Not sure that i strictely followed the guidelines for the first ROM upgrade

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