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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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15th July 2014, 08:32 AM |#2  
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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 if it worked. And to let you know, I believe the internal could be the emu0lated one. And the storage low sfill comes up.
25th October 2014, 05:47 AM |#4  
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You could use foldermount app in the play store....at least for now until a better option comes around... It was a great help for the lg optimus f3....which by the way has 2gb internal...not to bash on it completely it had battery life like an old flip phone
25th October 2014, 09:44 AM |#5  
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Xposed mods will also accomplish this.
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