Set an Sd Card As Your Default Storage

Edited by Lukward Thomason, Eng

Running out of space on your phone? You can set your SD card as your default storage destination. Just follow these simple instructions.

This time we'll be using Huawei Ascend G700 native backup utility which runs on Android 4.2.1.


Make sure your SD card is Inserted in your smartphone

  1. 1
    Go to settings and click Storage
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  2. 2
    Now tick SD card to set it as your default storage location
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  3. 3
    Read the warning carefully and click OK
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Tips and Suggestions for choosing your SD card as default storage

  • Use the SD cards made by the manufacturer you trust
  • It is recommended to buy and use new SD cards occasionally because old and used cards tend to break or damage data.
  • Some apps may run correctly only from phone storage

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Categories : General Android Mobiles & Tablets

Recent edits by: Lukward Thomason

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