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[Q] Make SdExt as main storage

15th April 2014, 11:03 PM   |  #1  
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Hello ,

I have a MTK device, and the storage is like that :

- ROM storage ( 515 Mb )
- Internal storage ( 825 Mb )
- SD interne storage ( 2.37 Gb )
- SD Externe storage ( it's my own sd card, my 8Gb insered sd card )

As you can see, there is a " internal sd card " that i can't remove at all ( it's like a 2nd internal storage )
But i have a lot of apps and sometimes this apps have a huge data ( like a couple of game or my GPS app )

So my problem is that when i move my applications to the SDcard, they go into the internal sdcard, but i would like to move them to the external sd card.

Maybe i nead to change a script or a system file to corrige that ? Or maybe a app is make for this ?

Please help me
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15th April 2014, 11:13 PM   |  #2  
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You'd need to do something along these lines: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2346389 though definitely want to either know how to restore your stock rom or have a custom recovery with a nandroid backup. Your vold.fstab file will most certainly be different, but the basic principles are the same. If you don't have root and/or recovery or have the stock files and understand how to use the SP Flash Tool, then you should not proceed because it's very easy to brick your device or at least make it unusable. Case in point: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2718754 Another option MIGHT be this https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...codlab.int2ext but not sure if it supports your platform, and same warnings apply - you should know how to backup and restore your phone before you proceed.
16th April 2014, 12:50 PM   |  #3  
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I have tried the Internal 2 external app but i had some problems with it

BUT i have founds a very very easy solution ! I have only edited 2 lines in a file who is in the " system " folder ( i have a nand backup + a recovery backup so no problem ), and now, my external SD card are recognized as the internal SD card and the internal as the external SD card

And since yesterday i have no problem at all, and i have booted a couple of times my tablett.

It's the solution presented here : http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2346389
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