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3rd July 2014, 12:18 AM   |  #1  
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I figured out that with a rooted device you can trick the tablet into using the extsdcard. Works on both my tab 4 7 and tab 4 10.1. A simple script that has a single command as follows. mount -o bind /storage/emulated/0 /mnt/media_rw/extSdCard. When this is run at boot and I uninstall an app and reinstall, I gain free space on the internal card. It does however seem that the external doesn't show it being there. So I think it screws up the actual reported free space on the external. A better solution or improvement would be appreciated. enjoy.
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I figured out that with a rooted device you can trick the tablet into using the extsdcard. Works on both my tab 4 7 and tab 4 10.1. A simple script that has a single command as follows. mount -o bind /storage/emulated/0 /mnt/media_rw/extSdCard. When this is run at boot and I uninstall an app and reinstall, I gain free space on the internal card. It does however seem that the external doesn't show it being there. So I think it screws up the actual reported free space on the external. A better solution or improvement would be appreciated. enjoy.

the devices even some lg's i noticed have an "emulated" storage for instance the tab 4 7 states 0 , legacy which is different then what ive seen before ie my s2 my blaze etc
15th July 2014, 10:35 PM   |  #3  
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not sure
Not sure if it worked. And to let you know, I believe the internal could be the emu0lated one. And the storage low sfill comes up.
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