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Old May 16th, 2012, 04:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Exclamation You cannot save apps to your SD card with the Optimus Elite!

I got my Optimus Elite today (virgin Mobile) and noticed that the unit has 2 sets of memory. Phone memory and Internal Memory.

You have 800mb of phone memory and 1.9gb of internal memory. At first I thought the "internal memory" was a 2gb micro sd card. Its not. Its some separate memory in the phone, and the cause of a problem.

I popped in an 8gb micro sd card and started to try and move apps over to it. Apps like angry bird, etc. The problem is you cant move any apps to the SD card.

The OS only allows you to move apps to this internal memory.

Apps that specialize in moving things to the SD card - think the internal memory is the SD card.

So your stuck with just under 3gb of space for apps.

The phone does recognize the micro sd card, shows the free space, and stores pictures / videos on it.

If anyone finds a way around this without rooting please let me know.

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Have you checked in the other Optimus forums with phones that have an "Internal SD card". This might give you a better understanding of your phone's partition's
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I understand the phones partitions, but thats not going to change the fact you cant store any apps outside its internal memory
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The User's Guide makes no mention of being able to put apps on to the external uSD. I have over 150 apps in less than a 2GB partition on my 16GB uSD card (I'm probably only using less than half of that).
The rest of the linked portion is in the cache partition in the system. I'm only using less than 50MB in the internal of the 178 I get. Quite a few downloaded app's are over 25MB's.
So why do you need to put Apps on the uSD card. The user manual said you can put everything else on the uSD card. That leaves the Internal for all you apps. How much room for apps do you need? With the huge amount of space you have for app's, why even worry about putting app's on the uSD card?
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The User's Guide makes no mention of being able to put apps on to the external uSD. I have over 150 apps in less than a 2GB partition on my 16GB uSD card (I'm probably only using less than half of that).
The rest of the linked portion is in the cache partition in the system. I'm only using less than 50MB in the internal of the 178 I get. Quite a few downloaded app's are over 25MB's.
So why do you need to put Apps on the uSD card. The user manual said you can put everything else on the uSD card. That leaves the Internal for all you apps. How much room for apps do you need? With the huge amount of space you have for app's, why even worry about putting app's on the uSD card?
A lot of us are buying this coming from the Optimus V. One would think this phone can do everything the Optimus V can plus more. I was just amazed that I couldnt do that. Remember all of us Optimus users are used to storing our apps via the SD card.
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I haven't forgot, but wow, you don't ever have to mess with moving apps, worrying about what app to delete to make room for another, etc. , etc.
Pretty cool if you ask me.
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Sounds like the elite is set up like most tablets, why the 16GB card I got for my tablet is in my V and the 2GB card from the V is in my tablet.

my tablet has 8GB internal, 2GB for system and 6GB for storage.

makes it hard sometimes when you goto set up a program and it default to the /mnt/sdcard, which is internal, with no option to chose /mnt/extern_sd

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Do you really need more than 2GB for app space? I have almost a hundred apps on my phone, including a couple Angry Birds games, Instagram, Facebook, Evernote and other big apps, and I'm still around 300MB used (on a 1GB partition). A phone with that much internal space doesn't need App2SD. That's for Optimus V owners who have to fight with a piddly 170MB of internal space.

Think of it as an internal partition. No App2SD or Link2SD needed. Use the SD card for music, pics, etc. Don't bother with putting apps on your SD card. You'll be fine.
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I will be posting my finding of the Elite soon in another thread....

Most people 2 GB worth of space is probably plenty, but not everyone.
I have a tablet that has 4GB internal space. I have 6 Audubon Guides on it. The data for the guides is huge per guide, such as birds is over 500MB. You can see how this will eat up space very fast. I almost have nothing on the tablet other then the Audubon apps and the Angry Birds series and have less the 1.5GB left.
On the OV I can only put 3 of the Audubon guides on it because of the unmovable data part of the app is 25MB or more in size.
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I use Android Assistant and it has an App2SD feature. When ever it pops up that an app can be moved, I do it. I presumed it went to the actual removable SD card, but not sure where they really go.
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I downloaded and tried the Android Assistant App2SD feature, and it looks like the apps it moved went to the Elite's internal SD, not to the SD card. I do not know of anything that makes it possible to store anything on the "external" SD, other than photos and music, on this phone.
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The only app I had an issue with was Copilot. But after a quick config edit, I was able to store the map files on the external SD. I wonder if there is that type of work around for the Audubon guides?
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I take it link2sd won't link to an external SD card with this phone?
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Actually you can use Titanium Backup to move apps to the external SD card. As well as Root Explorer. Not sure if you could set them (the apps moved to the ExSD) up to run from the external SD card, but I know that you can actually move and/or copy them over using either of those apps, as I have done it for external backups. Of course, both of those apps require first rooting your OE, so if rooting is a problem for you then I would say you're SOL. Though the lack of having an option to directly "Save to ExSD" when you download/install an app may be inconvenient, you can still move them over manually.
Otherwise, there is already provided for you a huge amount of space for apps already. You shouldn't need more for apps specifically. For videos, pictures, music, and other media, sure, but not for apps.
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Otherwise, there is already provided for you a huge amount of space for apps already. You shouldn't need more for apps specifically. For videos, pictures, music, and other media, sure, but not for apps.
That really depends on the app. Copilot Live is around 1.6 gigs, that doesn't leave much room. And apparently elgecko's Audubon Guides will chew up that internal SD quickly too. I have to believe there are more apps that could cause this issue. Hopefully everyone who needs to use the external SD can find a work around.
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It more or less depends on how you use your phone. The majority of users, I think, are not likely to run into a space problem with the OE. However, you can still move the apps over to an ExSD using either of the two methods I provided above. You may even be able to actually install the apps to the ExSD itself and create a shortcut to that via a launcher of choice. But, of course, having to access an external source and the transference of data between the phone and the external storage may inhibit the apps performance.
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Simple solution is get a decent 7in tablet, up to 3 now, once you have one you will kick yourself for trying to do stuff on such a tiny screen.
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Hopefully everyone who needs to use the external SD can find a work around.
The best work around is to contact the app creator and ask them to update it to allow saving the additional data to an external source.
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If you did manage to root your phone, how would you go about making apps install on the external memory by default?
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And let me know when you've got a working, stable app that does that, cause I'll pay you .99 for it. Unless I can find someone else who ripped off your hard work and re-distributed it for free.

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i am confused. you say you use a sd card, but then you ask why do you need one? i have 7 apps on my phone in my internal memory. and ive used up all of the 2GB. maybe im doing something wrong, but it also seems to lessen after time goes on.
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i am confused. you say you use a sd card, but then you ask why do you need one? i have 7 apps on my phone in my internal memory. and ive used up all of the 2GB. maybe im doing something wrong, but it also seems to lessen after time goes on.
If you get an external micro sd card then you will be able to move some of that junk from your phone's memory to the sd card and you'll have more room for apps. Your pictures, music, videos, and anything you have downloaded is on your internal memory if you don't have an sd card.
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There's a corollary to this problem - if you have an app installed that goes looking for a folder on the external SD card, it can't be seen by the app. I use Fuel Log to track all my gas purchases, and the app has a nifty export/import feature. So I exported the logs to my SD card on my OV, moved the card over, installed the app and told it to go find the logs to import, only it can't see the folder on the SD card.

Same issue with moving pics and such over - the Gallery cannot see photos on the SD card.

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Gallery cannot see photos on the SD card.
Both gallery and quickpic have no problem for me. I think i had to tell quickpic they were there the first time I ran it.
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Both gallery and quickpic have no problem for me. I think i had to tell quickpic they were there the first time I ran it.
Dunno, maybe I did the xfer wrong. All I know is after I did it, Gallery didn't see them. I had to manually move them to the DCIM folder while in mass storage mode. Why the heck did they change the setup from the V?
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The problem you hmguys are complaining about is how VM set up the external SD more than anything. normally you would have 2 folders off of the (inaccessible) root of the phone, one labelled sdcard and the other labelled SD_ext. what they did instead was set it up so that the external is mounted as a folder inside the SD card. Apparently they were smart enough to put in code that can tell your apps where the card is, but didn't bother changing the OS settings.... which is why you cant go into settings and move them to the external SD.
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The problem you hmguys are complaining about is how VM set up the external SD more than anything. normally you would have 2 folders off of the (inaccessible) root of the phone, one labelled sdcard and the other labelled SD_ext. what they did instead was set it up so that the external is mounted as a folder inside the SD card. Apparently they were smart enough to put in code that can tell your apps where the card is, but didn't bother changing the OS settings.... which is why you cant go into settings and move them to the external SD.
That makes me wonder if this is correctable via a ROM.
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Definitely is, either that or a custom kernel. I would've looked into it myself by now if not for the fact that i've been struggling for computer access... every time i get one, something happens -_-
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Despite this being annoying I am guessing the internal storage is faster than a microsd would be.
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not necessarily.. because the OE is a 'bargain' phone, there's a good chance that a class 10 microsd might be faster... and they are really easy to find nowadays.
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2GB should be more then enough memory unless you play gameloft games or something if that's the case, use directory bind.
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I save apps to mine just fine. Not being able to is all in the past
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Okay, I'm having an issue with my OE that I think might be related to the SD card issue -
When I take a pic with the phone, gallery doesn't see it. In order to see the pic, I have to go through ES FileExplorer. I also have to use ESFX to send pics via mms.

I'm running Harmonia 2.3 with GP's latest kernel. Far as I know, all installs went perfectly. I'm not using an external sd card in this phone, just the 2gb internal.

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Okay, I'm having an issue with my OE that I think might be related to the SD card issue -
When I take a pic with the phone, gallery doesn't see it. In order to see the pic, I have to go through ES FileExplorer. I also have to use ESFX to send pics via mms.

I'm running Harmonia 2.3 with GP's latest kernel. Far as I know, all installs went perfectly. I'm not using an external sd card in this phone, just the 2gb internal.

Any thoughts?
I would suggest telling your camera app to save the images to another directory. Unless you're using the stock camera app, this can be done through the settings. If you're using the stock camera app, you should be fine.
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A lot of us are buying this coming from the Optimus V. One would think this phone can do everything the Optimus V can plus more. I was just amazed that I couldnt do that. Remember all of us Optimus users are used to storing our apps via the SD card.
I just discovered this upon inserting a new 16GB card. Proper Prior Planning Prevents Piss Poor Performance they used to tell me haha
Quite a surprise though.
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When I had my elite I had week over 200 apps and I never had to move any but my large games to the internal SD card much less my external.
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From what it looks like there is 3GB of RAM in the phone. It is partitioned with 1GB system and 2GB "external".

Then there is the SD card which you can add as well.

When you use settings to "Move to Internal Memory" (is says that rather than SD card but App2SD calls it the SD card) you are moving the app to the 2GB partition of the build in RAM.

At least for me, this has been plenty. Move any app that doesn't run as a service or do notifications or you use a widget for to the "Internal Memory". I use the SD card to store pictures, music, podcasts etc.

There is a way to move apps to the actual SD card but you would need to ROOT the phone. Once done you can use Link2SD to move them to the actual SD card. It also has settings to let you set the SD card as the default install location.

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From what it looks like there is 3GB of RAM in the phone. It is partitioned with 1GB system and 2GB "external".

Then there is the SD card which you can add as well.

When you use settings to "Move to Internal Memory" (is says that rather than SD card but App2SD calls it the SD card) you are moving the app to the 2GB partition of the build in RAM.

At least for me, this has been plenty. Move any app that doesn't run as a service or do notifications or you use a widget for to the "Internal Memory". I use the SD card to store pictures, music, podcasts etc.

There is a way to move apps to the actual SD card but you would need to ROOT the phone. Once done you can use Link2SD to move them to the actual SD card. It also has settings to let you set the SD card as the default install location.

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If that was RAM, this phone would explode, lol.
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If that was RAM, this phone would explode, lol.
Doh! right.. was really saying memory. The tech specs say:

1 GB storage, 4 GB ROM, 512 MB RAM

I'm not sure where the other 1GB is hiding.
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There is in fact a way to move apps, at least partially to the external SD, it does move a majority portion of whatever apps you are able to move, to the ExternalSD. I have tested this myself to be safe FOR ME. I am still unsure of its absolute stability and it was not brought to the forums by me. It was produced by other developers who's names are clearly stated in its script. This is a CWM flashable zip. Meaning you FLASH IT IN RECOVERY. I think that confidence in its use has been stifled by the manner in which it was initially presented by a controversial member here at the forums. However I have not been the witness of any malicious activity by using the script itself after flashing through recovery. This DOES NOT have a user interface and is not interacted with through an app. It makes your stock system apps2sd ability change its storage location to ExternalSD by default. Meaning you go into Manage apps just like you always do and click the little button that says MOVE TO INTERNAL MEMORY. Once again it will default the move location to the ExternalSD. I'm placing the available .zip below......
I will NOT be responsible for how this reacts on your phone or for you using it improperly in a way that was not described here.

Download the zip file, and load into ClockWorkMod recovery, flash like you would anything else AND if you don't know how anything else would be flashed in the first place then obviously you should be doing some other things before even considering doing anything with this.
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Hi,

I have had the Elite on VM (rooted running Sleipnir - Thanks Artine!) for about 2 weeks. I had the Optimus V earlier for about 2 years. The biggest nuisance on the OV for me was the lack of app memory, and the Elite definitely does better there. However, I used Link2SD for a few months on the Optimus V and it works REALLY well, and transparently. I would at least like the option to use it on the Elite since I am an app pack rat.

@PilotBob
Can you provide info on the Link2SD solution with an external SD card on a rooted Elite? I would definitely like to try it.

@DsyMnapTic
I used App2SD on the Optimus V but was never completely happy with it, and Link2SD worked better for me, but I may not have used App2SD the best way. Do you know how your suggested solution may compare with what PilotBob has mentioned?

I also saw a solution to the problem of some apps not allowing you to pick where the data files are stored, by mapping the specific dirs to the external SD card. I have not tried it yet but plan to, very soon, since my internal SD card is FULL and I am already running into problems.
That solution is posted on Ting suggesting using an app called DirectoryBind available on XDA. Sorry, I'm very new on the forums, so I can't post any links...
Does anyone have any experience with this "trick" here?

I am still getting familiar with the Elite, and really appreciate all the info on Android Forums.



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Hi,

I have had the Elite on VM (rooted running Sleipnir - Thanks Artine!) for about 2 weeks. I had the Optimus V earlier for about 2 years. The biggest nuisance on the OV for me was the lack of app memory, and the Elite definitely does better there. However, I used Link2SD for a few months on the Optimus V and it works REALLY well, and transparently. I would at least like the option to use it on the Elite since I am an app pack rat.

@PilotBob
Can you provide info on the Link2SD solution with an external SD card on a rooted Elite? I would definitely like to try it.

@DsyMnapTic
I used App2SD on the Optimus V but was never completely happy with it, and Link2SD worked better for me, but I may not have used App2SD the best way. Do you know how your suggested solution may compare with what PilotBob has mentioned?

I also saw a solution to the problem of some apps not allowing you to pick where the data files are stored, by mapping the specific dirs to the external SD card. I have not tried it yet but plan to, very soon, since my internal SD card is FULL and I am already running into problems.
That solution is posted on Ting suggesting using an app called DirectoryBind available on XDA. Sorry, I'm very new on the forums, so I can't post any links...
Does anyone have any experience with this "trick" here?

I am still getting familiar with the Elite, and really appreciate all the info on Android Forums.



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Directory Bind is now confirmed working. Just did it. Its simple and looks nifty, Open directory bind, enable root, hit the menu key, prefrences, set the default path to /sdcard/mmcblk0p13 then under it set the target path to /sdcard/mmcblk0p15 press apply, check for green sd card icon on the left to confirm bind. Hit the home key and reboot. The Removable card is /sdcard/_ExternalSD
Just browsing through it now its the same as flashable zip up there and the same as in my locked thread. Plus about it, its a app. No limits on where you can move app data to and from. I highly suggest this app over the other options available. Has Logcats to keep track of everything. Its a winner in my book. Hope it helps you also.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1410262
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Hi,

I have had the Elite on VM (rooted running Sleipnir - Thanks Artine!) for about 2 weeks. I had the Optimus V earlier for about 2 years. The biggest nuisance on the OV for me was the lack of app memory, and the Elite definitely does better there. However, I used Link2SD for a few months on the Optimus V and it works REALLY well, and transparently. I would at least like the option to use it on the Elite since I am an app pack rat.

@PilotBob
Can you provide info on the Link2SD solution with an external SD card on a rooted Elite? I would definitely like to try it.

@DsyMnapTic
I used App2SD on the Optimus V but was never completely happy with it, and Link2SD worked better for me, but I may not have used App2SD the best way. Do you know how your suggested solution may compare with what PilotBob has mentioned?
I also really preferred Links2SD when on the Optimus V, unfortunately I belive that Links2SD will not work properly on our phones due to how the partitions are set up. I do however think that the native apps2sd function of this phone is better than it was on the Optimus V, at least as far as I've noticed, the script method that's been provided in the zip file I put up, moves most of the apps memory from /data/app to /sdcard/ExternalSD/

....The zip file is in fact the same as the one that johnisherenow provided, and I agree that johns new recommendation of Directory Bind, is a good one, however that app only binds App data from the internal SD to the ExternalSD and back and forth. So that app would technically be useless if you are wanting to move apps out of data/app to the ExternalSD card.

If you need more clarification, just ask, I'll have to get back to you later. One more recommendation I have however, that may look hopeful for you, that is on the play store is called mounts2SD...... So look it up, check it out, I have not had experience with that one yet.
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I had some wierdness with mass storage not working properly when I was using Directory Bind.

DsyMnapTic, are you noticing any slowdown with apps or any other problems with that flashable zip?
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I took a quick look at Directory Bind (no did not install it or try it).. the dev describes it thusly:

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This is my application to bind directories located on external_sd to directories on internal memory (/sdcard/).
That is different than moving an app. Also, most apps that I use which do store large amounts of data already allow specifying the data directory. one example I use it Beyond Pod which puts all the pod casts on a directory I defined on the external SD card.

Link2SD actually creates symlinks to move the application (apk), dalvik cache (dex), and libs for that app to the SD card. Since it uses a second partition when you mount your phone as mass storage with USB that second partition remains mounted.

It is possible that the internal partition (internal memory) confuses Link2SD but I don't see why it would since it would still be a /mnt point. It mounts the partition as /data/sdext2 and I don't see that mount currently on my phone.

Of course, you need to be rooted since Link2SD needs SU privilegeds.

As I said, I haven't found a need to do this, using the built in app2sd has been fine for me, I run very few apps and run a ROM that doesn't have all the built in bloatware. But, I will attempt to partition my SD card and set it up when I have a chance and report back.

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That is different than moving an app. Also, most apps that I use which do store large amounts of data already allow specifying the data directory. one example I use it Beyond Pod which puts all the pod casts on a directory I defined on the external SD card.
Exactly, like I said....

And Links2SD will not work with our phone, it doesn't recognize the partition and you can't partition the amount of memory that's set as the internal SD, it will screw things up.

If this is truly to be done right and proper, then there needs to be some modifications done to the Vold. fstab like Artine suggested before.

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No I have yet to notice any performance decreases with apps that I have currently had on the ExternalSD of coarse the system by using its native apps2sd function protects apps which it deems should be non movable. So there is a little bit of a limit on what can and can't be moved.

I've reflashed my phone since I last had that script installed, so to offer more accurate information I need to go install it again. It's just not imperative for me to move few apps that I have to my 8 gig SD card which is almost already full with music and lord of the rings.

Furthermore everyone I need to look into what exactly it decides to do with the internal memory, I think everything stays the same with that and you can move stuff manually or move app data with Directory Bind as aforementioned... or whatever other method you prefer to move app data from sdcard to ExternalSD
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UPDATE:
To remove any current confusion, I've gone and tried the various methods listed in this thread by myself and others.
The flashable zip provided in an earlier post of mine is the only currently known WORKING way of actually moving apps from the /data/app directory to /sdcard/ExternalSD

Mounts2SD: appears to NOT work
Links2SD: appears to NOT work
Directory Bind: is for an entirely different purpose....Also, just tried using directory Bind to bind data/app to sdcard/ExternalSD... doesn't work, don't do it unless you would like to cause problems.
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Like I said before, I am not responsible for bringing the zip file posted earlier, to the forums. Nor am I the inventor of anything contained within the zip file.

My purpose of reposting the file here in a "lighter" manner was to offer something to help people that are still curious and interested about the topic of this thread.
I'm sure eventually more experienced developers or those with the time, will create better methods of accomplishing this goal, but for now the knowledge of what we currently have to work with, is what I offer.
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