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  1. luca138

    Thread Dead Xiaomi Mi 9t Data retrievable from Chip directly

    Hi guys, I am new here and was wondering if some of you attempted to retrieve data directly from the storage chip of a dead phone, in my case a Xiaomi Mi 9t. My "repair shop" completely killed the phone after they just had to replace the screen, making it unrecognizable to any PC and also being...
  2. I

    Thread How to AUTOSAVE pictures to DATE_NAME? On Xperia XZ Premium?

    Hello everyone! Does anyone know how to flick a setting so that pictures are saved as year-month-day-time or _1 _2 instead of time e.g. 202106_12132753 or 202106_1 202106_2 etc (second is actually preference). Even if I have to download a new picture gallery that can override the default one...
  3. atekds

    Thread Much free space yet No storage issue

    Im using Redmi 7. More than 12GB space i have. I have attach my mobile screenshot. As seen much of empty space and still i cannot install any mobile app from playstore. I cannot update any app. When every i download or update it give me an pop-up no storage. I tried to free the cache memory. Any...
  4. atekds

    Thread Much free space yet No storage error

    Im using Redmi 7. Having issue with the storage. Im having more than 12GB space as shown below with the screenshot. Why i cannot install any app from play store in my mobile. Every time it say no storage. Any suggestion. Thanks
  5. BadPlayer555

    Thread [Question/Help] Phone storage only shows half capacity in PC in backup

    I got a Oneplus 5t with 64gb of storage with only 500mb left. I backed it up with an adb command: adb pull sdcard However, it only showed half of the storage which is around 32gb in the backup folder and file explorer. The used capacity shown in the phone is 63.5gb which is almost doubles I...
  6. MrCuei

    Thread I can't back up the rom via twrp

    I have a moto g8 xt2045-1 and I intend to install a custom rom, however when I try to make a backup, it always fails. Saying that there is no permission for the operation (operation not permitted), Also because of that, I can't even access my phone's internal memory through recovery. Instead of...
  7. T

    Thread eMMC storage lifespan and signs of ware

    I have used a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 as my daily phone for 4 years. It had a previous owner and is 7.5 years old (yes, it is somehow usable without lag on custom ROMs). I am wondering if I am in danger of the eMMC flash storage failing and if I should start backing the phone up semi-regularly. I...
  8. I

    Thread How to decrypt /sdcard from ADB?

    Long story short, I screwed up, and now I have an encrypted storage (with my files that I want back) but TWRP and the OS thinks it is not. It goes like this: The Magisk v22.0 update screwed up my phone, which stuck in a bootloop. After countless tries with Magisk (updating, uninstalling...
  9. F

    Thread 2 sims and sd?

    Just as the title says, is there any way to insert 2 sims and a sd card in the poco x3?
  10. R

    Thread Newbee Here! Forgive my lack of knowledge for now please!

    Yes I am a newbee here and I admit this forum looks a bit over my head at the first look. I have a 50" Insignia Amazon Fire TV that I bought a while back from Best Buy. Admittedly I do not watch a lot of things every day or night, but mostly I will sit and watch a TV shows (seasonal series) type...
  11. Master One

    Thread Does all data get deleted when uninstaling an app?

    I am just wondering if it makes a difference to first use Force Stop + Clear storage before uninstalling an app, or if Uninstall alone will remove all data an app has stored on the device. Just checking for the right procedure for an app to not leave anything behind in the non-user accessible...
  12. hemantg_

    Thread What is multi-app under storage settings?

    I use an OnePlus 6 with Android 10, and the same oxygenos. My storage is pretty much full, and when I go to settings -> storage, I see most of it is taken by multi-app. On going to settings-> storage -> multi-app, I see a category photos and videos with the same usage, but I do not see any file...
  13. M

    Thread Storge for Dual App missing for Poco F2 Pro

    Hi, Please help I could not find storage for dual app. I am using Android 11 with MIUI 12, is this beacuse I have Android R? Is there a workaround for this? Thank you. video - https://drive.google.com/file/d/17ARvF0_nbEMY-h6bp9BBR9wWgA3kr5VZ/view?usp=drivesdk
  14. najamahmedisb

    Thread Damaged Internal Storage Partition (Need Recovery)

    I have flashed my phone using qcom flasher its a snapdragon 800 device elife e7. Now the problem is I can access internal storage but phone storage is not available means can't save any photo content etc. I tried formatting with twrp but no help. It shows sdcard0 as vfat on adb shell but nothing...
  15. Snowka85

    Thread How do I remove write protection from the internal storage? (**NOT** SD CARD)

    I'm trying to use my laptop to edit a file that's on my phone's storage. Every time I open the file, I am told that the files location is write-protected (so, read-only). I can move the file to my computer to edit it that way, but how would I remove this limit anyway?
  16. L

    Thread Apps storage is moved into Other

    Hello everyone, in my Poco M3 Pro (gram), my storage of Apps is showing 0 Byte and I don't know what would have happened. And Other (in storage) has occupied the storage of Apps. And I've reset my phone 3 times but every time I get the same issue. If anyone knows how to solve this issue, please...
  17. B

    Thread help accessing storage of my crypted broken phone after a car crash

    Hi, I might need help, in a car crash my phone's screen is no longer working (the touch too). I need to acces the storage to take back some important files, but the phone switch off and i have to enter my pin to decrypt my phone before it fully start (wich i can't do). My computer can't access...
  18. R

    Thread There is a method to install/move apps to SD?

    I've been looking for a method to move or force installation of apps to my 128gb micro SD card and so far I haven't found anything that works correctly, is there some method that actually allows moving apps to the SD card? or any custom rom that allows this? would titanium backup "move to SD...
  19. N

    Thread Unable to access Recovery

    Hello! I've had AICP on my Z2-wifi tablet for a long time, have not modified it in year but I am having a lot of problems lately. Play Store keeps telling me to clean up my storage to install more apps, but I already have 8gb free. I decided to Factory Reset and after it rebooted, nothing...
  20. E

    Thread 7 weeks deep

    Google drive? and storage. So I've been utilising Huawei cloud for the past 6 weeks, Please see my previous post 6 weeks deep. Looking at the eco system and the easy sync of the kit its crazy, So i've logged into my Huawei tab & logged my wife in for the experimental purpose to see how it...
  21. P

    Thread Storage of Apps | 0 byte | MIUI

    I have posted this earlier on MIUI community but I don't think anyone concerned with Bugs has taken notice of it. I am MIUI 11.0.6(India). From the day I have bought this device and started using it, I am facing this issue. For any kind of app, I basically see 0 byte as its storage when I open...
  22. F

    Thread Google restore

    Hi, since I bought this phone, I put on it my main google account, and casually, my old phone had turned on shared internal storage (when you fuse the internal storage with a micro SD card), probably, better recognized as f2fs. Now, it seems like google, will backup and restore the name of your...
  23. X

    Thread System space saved by ROM install

    Hello, I was wondering what your experiences with custom ROM installs on your XA2 Ultra were? The phone only has 32Gb of space. Luckily I have a 128Gb sd card for photos and the rest. It's seems like it would be a hassle to install a stock rom - I haven't even rooted my phone. But my space is...
  24. D

    Thread "Storage limitations" affecting the Mi 9 Lite? And how is it VS Poco F1?

    Howdy people-who-already-have the Mi 9 Lite. I don't want to bore you with the details, so I'll try to keep it short. I bought a Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite for my wife and, in the meantime, managed to bork my OnePlus One. Now, I, too, I'm in the market for a new phone. From the little I played with her...
  25. D

    Thread Android 10 and Storage access

    Hello I recently upgraded to Android 10 and it seems like a lot of my apps have issues with storage permissions now. I've read they changed it to storage scopes but when I open some of my apps the first time I get prompt about it being built for an older version of Android, the app asks for...
  26. M

    Thread Storage/SD card question

    I have a S9+. I've had it almost a year now. But I never put an SD card in it until recently. So I was trying to move some stuff over to the SD card to make space on my phone. Well I moved my music and 1 app but now anything I try to move, it says that there is not enough space. Yet when I look...
  27. M

    Thread I have 2 quick questions...

    I have Verizon galaxy s9+ phone. I havent installed anything new recently but today my phone just started ringing or playing a notification sound, just out of the blue. But there is no notification when I pull screen down. No apps are open. I cant figure out why it's doing it. And I cant turn...
  28. ImJulienB

    Thread Is my storage completely broken?

    Hello there. My OnePlus 5T has got an issue today that is driving me crazy. Its storage is acting up in stupid ways. I can browse its storage through the stock file manager and SD Maid without too many issues. However, everything else cannot access it, so it becomes impossible to save/download...
  29. I

    Thread [GUIDE] 4K Firestick, Save & Run Apps from USB Drive (NO ROOT!)

    Long but by the end you will be able to run all your apps direct from your USB drive, plugged in via your OTG cable. This does not need Root and worked great on my 4k Firestick on the firmware https://youtu.be/qzy05ZqJ5r8
  30. kingsasha

    Thread Storage issues w/Gallery App

    I'm having issues where the Gallery app doesn't instantly detect media from 3rd party apps (such as gcam, snaptube..) I'll have to restart my phone for the new media to show up I can see the media in the File Explorer Media from Camera, whatsapp, Facebook are showing up I was using the Sony...
  31. D

    Thread MicroSD card as adopted storage, good idea or no? and how to undo/upgrade?

    As an experiment I stuck a 16 Gbyte microSD in my new Fire HD 8 tablet (2018 version, now on, and said ok to format as internal storage expansion. As far as I can tell, no pre-installed apps or their data files were automatically moved to the microSD storage, and I haven't specifically...
  32. DaveIsHome

    Thread How to Flash the fastboot ROMs without wiping internal storage

    Download the fastboot ROM that you want to flash to restore your phone unzip it and then change the flash-all.bat to flash-all.txt then open it. It will have a line that looks like this fastboot -w update images.zip Change it to this fastboot update images.zip Then close it and save. Change the...
  33. Georgie9117

    Thread Recorded calls

    Hi folks! I've got some problems with my recorded calls. (Infos: I use 2 SIMs with two different service provider, I'm on last stable MIUI version, rooted phone, B20 Global) Q1; Some files I can find in /storage/emulated/0/MIUI/sound_recorder/call_rec but not all. Some calls are missing. But...
  34. P

    Thread how to recover cleared storage and cache from an app (woo sports)

    hello, woo is a device that records jump height from a sensor, the data is then uploaded to woo server. unfortunatly i thought the data would remain on the sensor untill it downloaded to the cell and was uploaded to the server. that not the case, once the data is downloaded to the phone, its...
  35. M

    Thread Whats the maximum supported microSD Class/speed?

    I know it supports up to 128gb but what about classes and types? whats the fastest card model that will work in the RN5 and not be bottlenecked?
  36. M

    Thread TWRP Unable to Access Storage, even after re-flash and data format

    I recently upgraded my OP5 from LOS 15.1 to 16.0. I Copied the LOS ROM and GAPPS zip file to the phone's storage and tried to install them with TWRP (3.2.1-1 I think). I got an error about unsupported zip format (treble), and I found that I needed to upgrade TWRP. I then flashed the latest (9.0)...
  37. U

    Thread Failed to mount '/data ' (Invalid argument)

    Hello, I've the problem that i can't wipe everything, bacause idk... Here are the errors: >Failed to mount '/data' (Invalid argument) >Failed to wipe dalvik >Updating partition details... >Failed to mount '/data' (Invalid argument) >...done >Unable to mount storage Then I read a few other...
  38. M

    Thread Default camera photo is not saving in DCIM/Camera instead in org.lineage.snap

    Hello everyone, I am having this problem for last couple of weeks, Now I am using Arrow os, before that Havoc OS. This issue was not there before but I don't know when it started but now when the picture is take it is not saving in DCIM/CAMERA folder, Its saving in org.lineage.snap , please can...
  39. s3bish

    Thread [HowTo] Fix songs on external SD-Card lost after reboot on Samsung (Galaxy) devices

    Affected devices: (Samsung Galaxy, devices without adoptable storage) Operating System: Android No root required, KNOX Bit untouched Fix songs on external SD-Card lost after reboot on Samsung (Galaxy) devices and similar When you make use of an SD-Card for more space for songs and reboot your...
  40. F

    Thread Seeking developer for help with kernel modifications - SCSI subsystem

    Hi, I'm not sure if this is is an appropriate request for this forum. I'm working on a hardware modification for my old Droid Mini, and I found after a couple months of HW tinkering that my solution requires kernel support which does not exist on the kernel running on the device. The matter in...
  41. khaotik

    Thread Adoptable Storage

    Is there any good and stable custom ROM for J710MN with adoptable storage support? Edit 1: oh, and also Magisk compatible so I can keep playing pokemon go :D
  42. H

    Thread Mi A2 - Problems with storage / downloads / Apps

    I have a brand new Mi A2, which I updated to Android 9, I unlocked the bootloader, and installed Magisk. I let Google take all my Apps and settings from backup (from an old phone; RedMi 3). All looks fine but loads of problems with (I guess) storage!? I cannot download anything, I cannot make a...
  43. O

    Thread Adobtable storage, pros and cons?

    When you use sd card as an adoptable storage, (galaxy s7) even when i wanna change my sim card, would removing the tray cause a serious system problems? Or is there a workaround. I wanna use adoptable storage to have some more space to install apps but this question in my mind prevents me from...

    Thread [Help] Trying to use ext. SD as Adoptive Storage

    Hi, so I've been having trouble following this tutorial about how to set the external SD as adoptive storage. I get up to step 4 where it asks to write the commands list-disks goes fine - but when I try to enter: >> sm set-force-adoptable true I am returned the error: Is it possible to...
  45. D

    Thread Internal Storage Not Mounting

    Hi Folks! I'm a long time lurker and have used a number of XDA projects to improve old phones. I just got a new V521 for my mom and have been going through the guides to get Resurrection Remix on it. After successfully unlocking, rooting and installing TWRP I proceeded to install...
  46. J

    Thread Nexus 5X H791 32GB reading only 16GB / Can't coonect to WI-FI beyond Marshmallow

    I recently bought a used Nexus 5x with an unlocked Bootloader running Marshmallow, MTC20K. On the Bootloader screen it says the model is an H791 with 32GB of internal storage but then when I boot it up to Android, I'm only seeing 16GB of storage (10.5ish for Data)). After flashing TWRP (I tried...
  47. M

    Thread Lots of storage used for System

    Hi all, does anyone know why under storage, internal, System i have 13GB used? Does anyone else have this much? 13GB is a bit much for the System, is it not? Thanks for an answer.
  48. S

    Thread Need help about storage problem please!! (Lineage OS 14.1 Nightly)

    Hi guys. I just need a quick help. I flashed lineage os 14.1 on my xperia L. Everything is fine but storage. So xperia L has 8 GB internal storage. But after i flashed there is only 3.27 gb internal storage. And there is a portable storage name sdcard0 but it is not an sd card. It is like...
  49. I

    Thread My G6 Shows 'Corrupt SD Card' Error but Fails to Format it

    My G6 says that my SD card is corrupted, so when I go to format it the percentage completed immediately shows 20% then, after about 10 seconds, the formatting screen closes before it completes the format, and the whole time it shows that it's formatting it is always at 20%. Then my G6 acts as...
  50. jime1

    Thread Storage issue

    I have the 32GB varient, the usable Internal storage it shows is 23GB, remaining free space it shows is: 2.9GB, It is rooted, and I selected all files and folders (hidden files included) on Internal storage to check there total size: it shows 10.04GB (on both ES and X-plore) So, out of 32GB...