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Default [APP] Force2SD

Force2SD moves user (not system) apps to SD that the OS normally doesn't allow movement of. Needs root and 2.2.

Source code available.

Official release is now in Market. For test versions, click the source code link.
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I added apk file size to the display.

By the way, one reason I like this even for apps that can be moved to SD in normal ways is that it does its scan much faster, at least in my configuration, than apps2sd or Settings|Applications.
 
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And I also added an option to move apks back from SD to internal storage.
 
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is it normal that it only shows userapps? eg. maps, facebook etc does not show up on the list
 
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is it normal that it only shows userapps? eg. maps, facebook etc does not show up on the list
It doesn't show things in the system partition--those shouldn't be taking space away from user apps. Are these apps in the system partition (/system/app)?
 
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yes, they are in the /system/app folder. are you saying that moving those apps to the sd wouldn't count towards free space on hte device? i am looking for a way to move maps to the sd, as it takes up the most space of all the apps that can't be moved.
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yes, they are in the /system/app folder. are you saying that moving those apps to the sd wouldn't count towards free space on hte device?
Right: the /system/app folder is on a separate partition. Normally, apps install in /data.
 
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This seems like a great tool for full wipes prior to loading a new ROM. Then TiBu would only be needed for the app data correct?

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Is there something different to "pm setInstallLocation 2"?
 
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Nice app, it also seems to be working on android gingerbread (NAND HD2) 2.3

Edit: Except for widgets. but that's no problem

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