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Anonymous(anon)
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phone storage low

hi guys actually i a 8g memory card on my xperia play and i have 3g free on it,,, but it keep saying that phone is getting low,

so what the real prob here,, am thnking of upgrading to 16g will that help?????

is there any other way that i transfer all the data saved on phn to memory card????????if yes hw???

thnks in advance for your guys

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uliwooly
Posts: 53,985
Registered: ‎2010-07-03

Re: phone storage low

the problem is not on the SD card but the internal memory

go to settings -> applications -> manage applications -> on SD card -> move them all to your SD card.

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uliwooly
Posts: 53,985
Registered: ‎2010-07-03

Re: phone storage low

here are other alternatives to increase your internal space

http://talk.sonymobile.com/message/162043#162043

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Anonymous(anon)
Posts: 0

Re: phone storage low

i tried to move move them to sd card but some applications cant be move

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uliwooly
Posts: 53,985
Registered: ‎2010-07-03

Re: phone storage low

check the alternatives on the link above

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Anonymous(anon)
Posts: 0

Re: phone storage low

After use this method, please read this:

DO NOT unlock your bootloader, you do NOT have to do so to root, if you unlock your bootloader you will void your warranty

1. Unlock your bootloader.

2. Root your device.

3. Install Root Explorer.

4. Go to system > app from Root Explorer.

5. You can delete some system application from this folder (If not use it).

Example for Xperia Arc:

Safe to remove:
(These apps can be removed without ill effects to the Arc's health.)
*Note: New APKs from the 2.3.3 update.

AccessoryKeyDispatcher.apk --- event listener (unsure of trigger, hardware and handsfree keys work without it.)

Calculator.apk --- default calculator

CdfInfoAccessor.apk --- Software Component Descriptions

chinesetextinput.apk --- chinese keyboard

com.sonyericsson.androidapp.foursquare_ext_ts3.apk --- Timescape Foursquare Extension

com.sonyericsson.androidapp.timescapefeedsplugin.a  pk ---  Timescape Feeds

com.whatsapp.apk --- Whatsapp

*CoreNotificationPublisher.apk --- Lock Screen Notifications

CrashSMS.apk --- Diagnostics Tool (debug helper)

datatrafficswitch.apk ---  mobile data on/off widget

DigitalClockWidget.apk --- clock widget

DownloadProviderUi.apk --- default browser downloads folder

EventStream.apk --- Timescape

EventStreamPluginCallLog.apk --- Timescape Call Log Extension

EventStreamPluginFacebook.apk --- Timescape Facebook Extension

EventStreamPluginTelephony.apk --- Timescape Telephony extension

EventStreamPluginTwitter.apk --- Timescape Twitter extension

facebook.apk --- Facebook

*FBCalendarSync.apk --- Sony Ericsson Facebook Integration Calendar Sync

*FBMediaDiscovery.apk --- Sony Ericsson Facebook Integration Media Discovery

*FBMusicLike.apk --- Sony Ericsson Facebook Integration Music Like

*FBNotificationPublisher.apk --- Sony Ericsson Facebook Integration Facebook Notifications

*FBSetupwizard.apk --- Sony Ericsson Facebook Integration Setup Wizard (not needed to setup or for FB Integration to work)

GenieWidget.apk --- News and Weather

Gmail.apk --- Gmail app

GoogleFeedback.apk --- Market Feedback Agent (forceclose reporting for apps installed from Market)

GooglePartnerSetup.apk --- Google Partner Setup (no longer needed after setting up Gmail)

GoogleQuickSearchBox.apk --- google quick search box

HTMLViewer.apk --- HTML viewer (view HTML  files directly from file manager)

IddAgent.apk --- Anonymous Usage Stats

JapaneseIME.apk --- japanese keyboard

LearningClient.apk --- learns user typed words for default keyboard

letsgolf_A_353.apk --- Let's Golf game

LiveWallpapers.apk --- Live wallpapers pack

LivewareManager.apk --- Liveware Manager

MagicSmokeWallpapers.apk --- Live wallpaper

MediaWidget.apk --- Media shortcuts widget

MediaUploader.apk --- My Uploads for Youtube uploading (not needed if just watch Youtube)

MusicWidget.apk --- default Music player widget

*NotificationProvider.apk --- Lock Screeen Notifications Storage

officesuite.apk --- Office Suite

OmaDatasyncService.apk --- Sony Ericsson Sync

PhotoWidget.apk --- Picture Frame widget

*playnowclientarvato.apk --- Playnow Store (replaces the 2 APKs in the list directly below)

playnowappinstaller.apk --- Playnow updater

playnowclient.apk --- Playnow

POBoxSknPink.apk --- japanese keyboard skin

POBoxSknWood.apk --- japanese keyboard skin

Protips.apk --- Pro Tips widget

qcsemcservice.apk --- RIL extension for default browser

Radio.apk --- FM radio

retaildemo.apk --- retail demo

SecureClockJava.apk --- web clock service (some DRM or Secure services may use this, restore if you need it.)

SemcCrashMonitor.apk --- debugger

SemcDlna.apk --- media server

*SEMCFacebookService.apk --- Sony Ericsson Facebook Integration Service

SEMCSetupWizard.apk --- setup wizard

SemcVideoEdit.apk --- video editor

SoundRecorder.apk --- sound recorder

StatusSwitch.apk --- Status switch widget

Stk.apk --- Sim Tool Kit

Street.apk --- Google Street view

SyncWizard.apk --- Sony Ericsson Sync Account

timescapelegacywrapper.apk --- Timescape plugin

TimescapeSpline.apk --- Timescape widget spline

TimescapeWidget.apk --- Timescape widget

touchnote.apk ---  Touch notes postcard

trackid.apk --- TrackID

*UnsupportedHeadsetNotification.apk --- Possibly a notification when pairing with unsupported bluetooth headsets

usersupport.apk --- Support

VisualizationWallpapers.apk --- Live wallpaper

WallpaperPicker.apk --- Sony Ericsson Wallpapers

widgetdigitalclock.apk --- clock widget

widgetonoff.apk --- widget on/off toggles

YouTube.apk ---  YouTube

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uliwooly
Posts: 53,985
Registered: ‎2010-07-03

Re: phone storage low

DO NOT unlock your bootloader, you do NOT have to do so to root, if you unlock your bootloader you will void your warranty

"I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not." Kurt Cobain (1967-1994)

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Ehsan10
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎2014-03-18

Re: phone storage low

I have Similar problem and I very inconvenient for buy Sony xperia C I hope that Sony find a solution for this problem .

I hope that Sony find a way for moving default installed app like Google map , Google+ and chrome and Gmail app and facebook to SD card