Go Back   Android Forums > Android Phones > LG Optimus 3D

Get excited for the Samsung Galaxy S5! Find everything you need and discuss it in our Galaxy S5 Forum!

test: Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old October 18th, 2012, 09:19 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
Thread Author (OP)
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 1
 
Device(s):
Carrier: Not Provided

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default external sd storage issues

New to this site. I have an lg optimus 3d. Not sure this is right area?? Here goes. I have like 500 songs and 200 pics on phone. Now its comming up my memory us full. So i delete some songs and pics when this happens. Had phone about a year. So i bought a 16 gb sd external. Installed it and exported my contact list. However memory never changed yet. I would like to send all my songs and pics to external sd. However i have tried and tried and cant figure out how??? Plus any new apps pics or songs id like sent there. At least a choice of where the stuff gets stored. My phone has internal memory internal sd and external sd. Any help in this matter greatly apreciated. Thk you

freakychef is offline  
Reply With Quote
sponsored links
Old October 18th, 2012, 09:32 AM   #2 (permalink)
turbo drinker
 
D-U-R-X's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Posts: 16,413
 
Device(s): Nexus 4 (Stock, rooted, 4.4.2), Nexus 7 1st Gen (Stock, rooted, 4.4.2)
Carrier: Orange

Thanks: 10,327
Thanked 6,680 Times in 4,125 Posts
Default

Hey freakychef - welcome to the forums!!

If you sync your phone with your gmail account, your contacts should be stored there, meaning that they don't need to be stored on the phone. This way, when you come to change phones (or if you lost it and got a new one), your contacts would instantly be there

With regards to the songs/pics... if you connect your phone to your computer as a USB drive, you should be able to navigate the folders using your PC and move any pics to a folder (new folder if you want to create one) on the SD card. Pics are usually in either a "camera" or "DCIM" folder and music should be in a "media" or "music" folder.

As for sending apps to your SD card, I am not sure if this is possible - someone else who has the phone would have to advise you - I say this, as it is not possible on all versions of Android, unless you are rooted (more info on root can be given if you need).

Hope you find this place useful
__________________
See something that needs Mod attention? Hit and let us know
Free online storage @ Dropbox - use my link & we both get 500MB extra (when you install Dropbox)
D-U-R-X is online now  
Reply With Quote
Old November 3rd, 2012, 02:39 PM   #3 (permalink)
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 23
 
Device(s): LG 3d Optimus (LG-P920) Android 4.0.4
Carrier: Not Provided

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Hi

same problem here.

16gb sd card and it seems to only recognise 6gb.
Which is full with dl apps.

has pics music and ebooks on the card with near ten gb left when in usb mode.

i was gonna ask the same thing.

lg problem?
Ecniv is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply

LG Optimus 3D
Current Rating:
Rate this Phone:

The LG Optimus 3D could usher in a new era of mobile phones. Equipped with a screen that is capable of showing 3D content without the need for wearing 3D glasses, the Optimus 3D is truly an innovative device. But it doesn't stop there because p... Read More



Go Back   Android Forums > Android Phones > LG Optimus 3D
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:20 AM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.