Damp the LG G3 Thermal Throttling

As our mobile devices grow thinner and more powerfulwith each passing generation, it’s inevitable … more

Google Play Developer Distribution Agreement Due Tomorrow

Every once in a while, Google updates theGoogle PlayDeveloper Distribution … more

LG to Release Octa-Core “Nuclun” SoC in the LG G3 Screen

LG is set to follow the likes of Samsung and other manufacture its own … more

Lockdown Pro 2 Brings Material Design and Media Support

Back in March of this year, we took a look at a rather innovated security application … more
Post Reply

Storing on Ext Card

OP MaverickCoast

18th April 2014, 12:42 PM   |  #1  
MaverickCoast's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Flag Illinois
Thanks Meter: 20
 
173 posts
Join Date:Joined: May 2009
Really LOVE my HTC One M8,

but I HATE the fact that you can't save folders/files onto the Ext Card. Can you downgrade to a previous ROM that isn't KitKat?

Thanks!

Mav
18th April 2014, 01:29 PM   |  #2  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 59
 
598 posts
Join Date:Joined: Oct 2008
Quote:
Originally Posted by MaverickCoast

Really LOVE my HTC One M8,

but I HATE the fact that you can't save folders/files onto the Ext Card. Can you downgrade to a previous ROM that isn't KitKat?

Thanks!

Mav

Custom ROM's have that ability. Or maybe it's a function of the kernel...or a combination of both... Either way, ROM that beast.
18th April 2014, 02:55 PM   |  #3  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 60
 
207 posts
Join Date:Joined: Apr 2014
More
If you're rooted, you can follow the instructions here to get external sdcard write access.

http://winaero.com/blog/unlock-exter...id-4-4-kitkat/

I can confirm that it works.

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Tapatalk
18th April 2014, 07:28 PM   |  #4  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 6
 
21 posts
Join Date:Joined: May 2011
Quote:
Originally Posted by sparky_005

If you're rooted, you can follow the instructions here to get external sdcard write access.

http://winaero.com/blog/unlock-exter...id-4-4-kitkat/

I can confirm that it works.

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Tapatalk

I just did this following the instructions exactly and am now stuck at the verizon boot sceen.
18th April 2014, 07:30 PM   |  #5  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 60
 
207 posts
Join Date:Joined: Apr 2014
More
Try force restarting it (vol up + power or vol down + power I can't remember which) clear dalvik and cache and reboot again

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Tapatalk
18th April 2014, 07:47 PM   |  #6  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 6
 
21 posts
Join Date:Joined: May 2011
Quote:
Originally Posted by sparky_005

Try force restarting it (vol up + power or vol down + power I can't remember which) clear dalvik and cache and reboot again

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Tapatalk

Got into recovery and cleared both caches and rebooted but still stuck on VZW. May have to just bite the bullet and factory reset.
18th April 2014, 08:46 PM   |  #7  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 60
 
207 posts
Join Date:Joined: Apr 2014
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by YELLOW_STL_MACH

Got into recovery and cleared both caches and rebooted but still stuck on VZW. May have to just bite the bullet and factory reset.

Oof. I dunno man it worked perfectly for me FWIW the SkyFall ROM is mostly stock and has sd card write access out of the box.

I've also uploaded my own permissions.xml file https://www.dropbox.com/s/nmz9tiyjljbeypi/platform.xml here. Good luck, sorry that link didn't work out for you.

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Tapatalk

---------- Post added at 03:46 PM ---------- Previous post was at 03:41 PM ----------

Quote:
Originally Posted by sparky_005

Oof. I dunno man it worked perfectly for me FWIW the SkyFall ROM is mostly stock and has sd card write access out of the box.

I've also uploaded my own permissions.xml file https://www.dropbox.com/s/nmz9tiyjljbeypi/platform.xml here. Good luck, sorry that link didn't work out for you.

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Tapatalk

Edit: I meant platform.xml

Sent from my VZW HTC One M8
19th April 2014, 08:01 AM   |  #8  
The Stig 04's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 21
 
108 posts
Join Date:Joined: Mar 2013
Easiest way is to download xposed framework and download handle external storage module.

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Tapatalk
19th April 2014, 09:41 AM   |  #9  
MaverickCoast's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Flag Illinois
Thanks Meter: 20
 
173 posts
Join Date:Joined: May 2009
Thumbs up Ext Card FIX
After looking around I found the link below explaining three ways to do it. I used the NextApp SDFix app. It can even be downloaded from Play Store.

It seems to have worked for me. I copied a few random files and transferred them both to and from Ext SD Card.

BE SURE AND RESTART YOUR PHONE AFTER INSTALLING APP.

http://technofaq.org/posts/2014/04/f...ndroid-kitkat/

Mav

The Following User Says Thank You to MaverickCoast For This Useful Post: [ View ]
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes