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7th June 2012, 06:56 PM |#1  
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Hi can someone please help me out.

i have just inserted a new sd card in my phone,
ive already transferd a few files to it so i no its working.
well im using the application app 2 sd to move apps , well i have apps that it says can be moved but when i click on them there is no option for sd card and also i get a message saying: the device does not have a real primary external storage, or primary external storage is emulated


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7th June 2012, 07:29 PM |#2  
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anyone? :/
7th June 2012, 10:45 PM |#3  
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Could be a copy sdcard card, loads kickin around from China

Also why u need a2sd don't u have enough on phone storage?
7th June 2012, 11:59 PM |#4  
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No it's proper sand disk I think from ebuyer, well I have about 10 apps and I have around 250-300mb left just wanted to free some up as when I install n.o.v.a 3 it's like 2.gb and that installs to whine storage aswell not sd. I think I've read that none if the apps to sd work yet for sgs3 :/

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11th June 2012, 05:39 PM |#5  
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There's plenty of open topics about this. Search for them.
Basically Samsung intended the internal, external cards and dropbox to work as one big storage for all apps, app data and user files... or something like that.
So they disabled the Move To SD option in the app manager. Unfortunately it doesn't quite work like they intended and the external SD is practically useless as most apps (99%) can't read or write to it.
I'm reading around now to see if anything new happened but it's looking grim.


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2nd July 2012, 11:38 AM |#6  
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Any updates on this? I still want to move my App Data to the external SD card. In this way my new SGS3 is even worse than my Galaxy Y -.-
2nd July 2012, 01:16 PM |#7  
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as far as I know it does not work with S3. maybe an update coming soon
2nd July 2012, 03:45 PM |#8  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by vimto25

Hi can someone please help me out.

i have just inserted a new sd card in my phone,
ive already transferd a few files to it so i no its working.
well im using the application app 2 sd to move apps , well i have apps that it says can be moved but when i click on them there is no option for sd card and also i get a message saying: the device does not have a real primary external storage, or primary external storage is emulated


can someone help me please

you cant do it again. samsung wont allow this option anymore. you can close this thread
2nd July 2012, 04:54 PM |#9  
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It works. It requires some handywork though on the shelll.
2nd July 2012, 05:54 PM |#10  
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maybe there will be a noob friendly mod soon for those that want to use .sd card for apps?

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