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Wink Playing Games Off USB Drive

Hi So i recently got a LG G2 but unfortunately the 16gb version, and what was worst is that you are only allowed to used 10gb
So as i love gaming, listening to my favorite music and watching awesome videos, I needed a way to get more space to hold everything..

Eventually I came across an App called FolderMount, unfortunately you need your device to be rooted for this app.
You will also need a OTG microUSB adapter.. Not sure if this will work on all devices

Here is a step by step guide on playing games off a USB drive:

1. Install FolderMount, get it from play store

2. Install your game( I'm installing Fifa 14)
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3. Create an empty folder in storage/emulated/0/Android/obb/com.xxxxx ( blank sd data folder )
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4. Copy the game sd data onto a USB drive and plug the USB drive into your Android device using an OTG microUSB adapter

5. Now open FolderMount and in the top right corner tap the "+" icon

6. You may enter the game name to make mounting a game easier.

7. By Source, select the empty folder created in Step 3
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8. By Destination, select the game sd data folder on the USB drive

9. Check Screenshot_4 to see how it should look.
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10. Now in FolderMount, tap the pin icon and wait untill it turns green

11. Finally enjoy your game

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It works for every app, right?
 
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It works for every app, right?
For small apps it should be pointless but for apps that hold more data, it should work.
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Where did you buy the adaptor? And how large it is?
 
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Where did you buy the adaptor? And how large it is?
Between 1-3 dollars.. its usually about 3-4 inches.
 
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Awesome.. I have the 16gb version too. Thank you so much!

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Awesome.. I have the 16gb version too. Thank you so much!

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My pleasure, glad i could be of service
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My pleasure, glad i could be of service
I can't select any folder in /obb.
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I can't select any folder in /obb.
to select a folder you need to enter the folder itself. e.g enter /obb/com.xxxx(game data folder) then tap the tick in top right corner
 
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Thanks for sharing! May very well use this in the future.

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