Choose Between Saving Messages to Phone Memory or SD Card on HTC One M8

Edited by Thor, Rushell, Eng

Hello and welcome to VisiHow. In this video, we are going to show you how to choose between saving messages to an HTC One M8 or its SD card.

Steps

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    To begin, turn the phone on by pressing the Power button located on top of the phone
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    Once the phone has been activated, we'll see the lock screen
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    To unlock the phone, press down on the screen and hold down until two padlock icons appear
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    Then swipe up.
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    Once the phone has been unlocked, we will see the Home screen
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    At the bottom, we will see several icons. We now need to find the Settings menu, and we can do that by swiping the Notification panel down.
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    Press down at the top of the screen, hold down, and swipe down
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    Now we can see that the Notification panel has appeared
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    We are looking for the icon at the top right-hand corner of the screen
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    It is a white cog icon, and this is our Settings icon.
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    Press down on that icon, and it will open up the "Settings" menu
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    The word "Settings" appears at the top left-hand corner of the screen.
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    Scroll down to the "PHONE" section, as indicated by the word "PHONE" in the gray bar
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    Scroll down a bit more to get to the word "Storage"
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    Next to it is the "Storage" icon, which is an image of a USB.
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    Press down on "Storage", and it will open up those options
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    Now scroll all the way to the bottom, and it will say "OTHER" in the gray bar
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    We're looking for "Storage settings", so press down on that section
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    On the menu that appears, we're looking for "Messages", which is the third option down
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    "Messages" are currently set to "Phone storage". The place to save our messages is currently set to save them on the actual HTC One M8.
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    We can change this by first pressing down on "Messages"
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    A window with two options will appear
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    We can now choose between saving messages to the HTC One M8 or to its SD card. Pressing down on one of the options will select it for us and take us out of the menu window. We can see which option is selected by the green circle on the right-hand side of the screen.
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    Press down on the option that is not selected, which in this demonstration is "SD card storage"
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    Now, it has taken us out of that menu, but we can see underneath the word "Messages" it now says "SD card storage"
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    If we press down on the "Messages" option again, the green circle is seen next to "SD card storage"
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    This can be changed around. Sometimes, if there is less room or less memory on one of these options, we may want to change where messages are saved at different times.
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to choose between saving messages to an HTC One M8 or to its SD card
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    If you have any questions or comments about this video, or about the process that you have seen in this video, then please leave them in the comment section below, and we shall answer them for you. Thank you for watching VisiHow. Goodbye.
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Recent edits by: Rushell, Thor

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