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[Q] Please Help Me to Install Games & Apps to External Memory

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28th April 2014, 10:48 AM   |  #1  
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I am a newbie to Android.
This is my first handset.
C2004 Build Number 15.2.A.2.5
(Xperia M Dual with Indian firmware)

I had tried all the methods, which are available our forum, and failed to get positive result.
Please help me someone, who is using same firmware, to get rid of my low memory issue.

I know apps to SD will not work on XM
I tried link2SD.
but, result is boot loop.
my handset is restarting after Xperia Logo.
I am using Verbatim UHS-1 class 10 64GB card.

i had partitioned my sd card and second partition is deleted to overcome restarting issue.
usually I make a partition on that unused space(10GB) in ext2 while doing experiments.

I have also one more issue,
.thumbnails folder become huge.
now it is 850MB !!!!! (aboubt half of our memory)
Can I transfer these thumbnails to external SD card??
28th April 2014, 03:21 PM   |  #2  
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Any one please
28th April 2014, 03:51 PM   |  #3  
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Originally Posted by spknair

Any one please

Bro you must be half rooted that's why you are getting bootloop, did you used remount reboot fix by nut after rooting?

And you can't move the thumbnails to extsd, better update your album app...it solves the problem of oversize thumbnail problem

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28th April 2014, 04:06 PM   |  #4  
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Originally Posted by Shazam_strikes

Bro you must be half rooted that's why you are getting bootloop, did you used remount reboot fix by nut after rooting?

And you can't move the thumbnails to extsd, better update your album app...it solves the problem of oversize thumbnail problem

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maybe my fault.
as i said already, I am a newbie to Android.
I had used root checker & it shows root access & busybox installed.
will you please share boot fix, you are using, to me

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also any specific windows updates have to be installed ????


My album is up to date as per update center.

Edit:-
I was forgot to say that I am on locked boot loader
move thumbnails to extSD ???
How? just cut n paste ???
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28th April 2014, 04:11 PM   |  #5  
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Originally Posted by spknair

maybe my fault.
as i said already, I am a newbie to Android.
I had used root checker & it shows root access & busybox installed.
will you please share boot fix, you are using, to me

&
also any specific windows updates have to be installed ????


My album is up to date as per update center.

Check this forum for full root http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2523597

And here is the latest album app - http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2727819

Hit thanks

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28th April 2014, 04:25 PM   |  #6  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by spknair

maybe my fault.
as i said already, I am a newbie to Android.
I had used root checker & it shows root access & busybox installed.
will you please share boot fix, you are using, to me

&
also any specific windows updates have to be installed ????


My album is up to date as per update center.

Edit:-
I was forgot to say that I am on unlocked boot loader
move thumbnails to extSD ???
How? just cut n paste ???


if u r having unlocked bootloader then unroot ur phone,reset ur phone[this will remove all of ur internal data]
then flash kernel with cwm and then flash supersu...[this is full root..]..and after this update ur phone...

Requirements :
for flashtool download and install from here---> https://unrestrict.li/flashtool
for kernel download from here [for ur device use c2004 or c2005] ---> http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2494793
for supersu from here ---> http://download.chainfire.eu/supersu
for how to install driver from flashtool ---> install Flashtool Driver.exe which is located in C:\Flashtool\drivers folder ....select all and install..it will ask lot of permission...give yes for all...then u r ready
and for guide how to flash see here ---> http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1963961
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29th April 2014, 10:50 AM   |  #7  
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Thannks
Thanks to both of you for guiding me.
going through the threads, which has given to me, it is known that our second partition should be in fat32.
I always tried ext!!!
maybe that was the problem of my boot loop
I will try & Inform you the results
6th May 2014, 02:31 PM   |  #8  
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OMG!!!!!
What did I said!!!
I am on locked boot loader with stock ROM 4.2.2

those bootfix scripts will not work with 64bit windows?????
Once I had successful bootfix on 32bit Windows 7
(I had made more than 20 attempts)
My second partition was in FAT32
I was able to link apps
but still my internal memory is not increasing even after linked&moved apps; Why?
As I am using windows, I couldn't copy data files to second partition.
Then how could I install games?


after that, I had installed more than 10 apps
due to high drain of battery, I had to hard reset my phone.
Now I am not able to fix boot loop
Please guide me....

(Now All rooting methods fails, but still I could install superSU manually
& root checker shows I have root access.
Installed busybox..
and all root required apps works without any problem)
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