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Old March 1st, 2013, 02:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Galaxy S2 Low on space & not enough storage error (SOLVED)

Hi all,

Firstly, I have checked on loads of forums and sites about this and no threads or solutions provided much insight on how to resolve this. Most thread owners just simply stated they had this problem but did not go into any detail as to what they have installed and the storage capacity numbers their phones are specifying to them. That's why i am seeking my answer on my own thread. Please, dont redirect me to some other thread or another website. Please, if you have some time and are willing - help me out. Thank you.

I am currently with a big problem on my phone. I cannot install anything and I cannot update any apps.

I randomly get the "low on space - phone storage space is getting low" notification, and I get an error message when i try to install a new app or update an exisiting one: error: not enough storage space

Here is what I have done up to now to try and rectify the problem:

- Root the phone and get Root App Delete to disable junk apps that come with the phone, and disabled every bit of non essential app needed, including themes and widgets that i dont use
- Move every app i can to the SD card
- Regularly check and clear cache on apps that store cache, such as chrome
- Cleared out the phone logs such as calls received and made, sms

What I am left with in terms of storage numbers are:

- Internal storage: Total space = 1.97GB, Apps = 317MB, Available = 200MB
- USB Storage: Total space = 11.50GB, Apps = 1.06GB, Pics and videos = 166MB, Audio = 256KB, Downloads = 3.44MB, Misc = 12.43GB, Available = 10.27GB
- SD card: Total space = 59.46GB, Available = 47.01GB

With those figures in mind, the only things I have installed on the phone that I have downloaded or are listed under the downloaded apps are (in order of size highest down to lowest):

Chrome - 53.66MB
Maps (stock google maps) - 39.61MB
Facebook - 26.41MB
Kies Air - 21.86MB
Adobe Flash Player 11 - 12.87MB
Voice command - 12.45MB
Whatsapp - 11.73MB
Google play music - 11.61MB
Google play store - 11.14MB
YouTube - 10.02MB
Google play services - 8.59MB
Gmail - 7.70MB
eBay - 5.57MB
Three (Three Network UK stock app to check on account balance) - 4.17MB
PayPal - 3.87MB
Flashlight - 2.53MB
FPSE (playstation emulator app) - 2.35MB
SuperSU (comes with root) - 2.31MB
MX Player - 1.63MB
Samsung push service - 1.57MB
Screencast (used to capture video of whatever is happening on the phone, got it to make Gran Turismo replays on the phone with FPSE) - 1.56MB
Bards tale - 860KB
Memory Booster - 716KB
FPSE PSX BIOS - 696KB
Street view - 584KB
Lloyds TSB (mobile banking app) - 323KB
Root App Delete - 312KB
08 Wizard (finds alternative phone numbers to high premium numbers) - 216KB
Bightness level - 156KB
0800 wizard (same as above) - 128KB
Chrome to phone - 100KB

I have added all that up and it comes to: 257.301, or rounded up to 257MB

I dont get what the problem is here. I have 200MB of available internal storage, so installing or updating anything - if the app where to need to dump a small amount of data on the internel storage as it does with all apps, there is space there for that.

I also have plenty of USB storage / internal phone flash storage i.e. the 16GB which on my phone is cheekly cut down to 11.5GB total space, and with this amount of free space I am still not able to install or update anything. I cannot even move an app back to the phone from the sd card - it says it cant because there is not enough storage.

Please, can someone help me fix this? I am banging my head against a brick wall, well... im going to at this rate.
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i've just noticed my available space on the applications list has gone down all of a sudden by 1MB. so i suspect something is just piling up and using space. but i have no idea what. i've checked each app to see if the clear cache button is white / allowed to be cleared but none are. im really lost here.
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Are you running a custom ROM ?

Have you tried clearing cache and dalvik cache from recovery ?
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Hi,

Nope, standard stock rom. All I have done is rooted it with: Root_SuperSU.0.96.Only-signed, via the stock recovery. I also have the: Unroot_SuperUser-Busybox-Uninstaller-Update2-signed whenever i want or need to unroot

No i havent cleared any cache of any sort from recovery, because i dont know what i am doing and dont want to break my phone. What cache is available to clear via recovery and where exactly do i look? what is dalvik cache?
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i went to recovery and all i could see related to cache or dalvik cache was clear partition cache. i did that and it was nearly instant. restarted the phone and checked the available space from downloaded apps list and its just 2MB i gained.
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Nope, standard stock rom. All I have done is rooted it with: Root_SuperSU.0.96.Only-signed, via the stock recovery. I also have the: Unroot_SuperUser-Busybox-Uninstaller-Update2-signed whenever i want or need to unroot

No i havent cleared any cache of any sort from recovery, because i dont know what i am doing and dont want to break my phone. What cache is available to clear via recovery and where exactly do i look? what is dalvik cache?

Dalvik cache is where your app data is stored, as you are rooted im assuming you will have CWM recovery, to get into recovery turn off your phone and the powr up by holding home - power and volume up at the same time.

You will then be presented with a menu, use the vol keys to scroll up and down and the power key to select.

Scroll to wipe cache partition and select, you willbe taken to a second screen to confirm your selection

Then scroll to advanced and select, scroll to wipe dalvik and select, then confirm on the next screen, once this has been done scroll to go back, select and then reboot system.


There are multiple reasons as to why this occurs and sometimes its easier to bite the bullet and reflash your firmware to see if that fixes it
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Dalvik cache is where your app data is stored, as you are rooted im assuming you will have CWM recovery, to get into recovery turn off your phone and the powr up by holding home - power and volume up at the same time.
i dont have CWM recovery. all ive got is a rooted phone with the root method i outlined above.

in recovery i think it is the stock recovery (3e) / android system recovery.

if i put CWM on there, is there a way to get it on there without a custom rom and without removing my stock recovery, i.e. can i have x2 recovery systems and access CWM via the stock recovery and then do what you said to do?

in a nutshell, in the past i did have a custom rom, custom kernel, and custom recovery and i spent over 24 hours of pain on trying to get my phone back to stock in every aspect and i finally figured out how to do it. so now im back on my stock rom, stock kernel for my carrier and stock reovery. i dont want to break anything again!
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i dont have CWM recovery. all ive got is a rooted phone with the root method i outlined above.

in recovery i think it is the stock recovery (3e) / android system recovery.

if i put CWM on there, is there a way to get it on there without a custom rom and without removing my stock recovery, i.e. can i have x2 recovery systems and access CWM via the stock recovery and then do what you said to do?

in a nutshell, in the past i did have a custom rom, custom kernel, and custom recovery and i spent over 24 hours of pain on trying to get my phone back to stock in every aspect and i finally figured out how to do it. so now im back on my stock rom, stock kernel for my carrier and stock reovery. i dont want to break anything again!

In short , no, not without doing things you obviously dont want to do, again i would suggest just reflashing your stock firmware to see if that fixes things.

Given what you have said about your past troubles im sure there will be a level of corruption on your phone, flashing stock rom via ODIN is in no way as complex or "dangerous" as some of the things you have previously done
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I dont get what the problem is here. I have 200MB of available internal storage
I suspect that is exactly what the problem is. The figures don't tally:

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What then is using that missing 1.4GB? I have 824MB under Apps and still have 1.09GB free. I suspect some sort of corruption of the file system, the easiest solution for which is reflashing your firmware.
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thanks guys. i dont know if a reflash is the same thing as a factory reset / factory wipe via recovery but that's what i did.

you're right i think it was corrupted, because when the phone came back on i found it was still rooted and root app delete was still installed, or had been reinstalled and it still had apps disabled in the recycler and apps uninstalled. super su was also reinstalled instantly by google play. so i enabled all the disabled apps in rootappdelete, did full unroot via supersu, again factory reset and this time i did it under the phone settings and chose to wipe the usb storage as well.

this time when the phone came back it was not rooted and rootappdelete and supersu did try to install but thats just because of google backup doing its job i just stopped those 2 and left it to do the rest. i got root checker (free) and it confirmed root was not available.

now my bare minimum apps are on there and i have rerooted in the same method and installed rootappdelete again and disabled the crap i dont want / need.

now i have 283MB used space and 1.7GB free space on the internal memory with the same apps that i had before the first wipe, problem fixed!

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thanks guys. i dont know if a reflash is the same thing as a factory reset / factory wipe via recovery but that's what i did.

you're right i think it was corrupted, because when the phone came back on i found it was still rooted and root app delete was still installed, or had been reinstalled and it still had apps disabled in the recycler and apps uninstalled. super su was also reinstalled instantly by google play. so i enabled all the disabled apps in rootappdelete, did full unroot via supersu, again factory reset and this time i did it under the phone settings and chose to wipe the usb storage as well.

this time when the phone came back it was not rooted and rootappdelete and supersu did try to install but thats just because of google backup doing its job i just stopped those 2 and left it to do the rest. i got root checker (free) and it confirmed root was not available.

now my bare minimum apps are on there and i have rerooted in the same method and installed rootappdelete again and disabled the crap i dont want / need.

now i have 283MB used space and 1.7GB free space on the internal memory with the same apps that i had before the first wipe, problem fixed!

thanks again.

Glad to see you got it sorted, you have done basically the same thing by factory resetting, the reflash just would have rebuilt the structure and preserved all your settings, accounts and apps but you would have lost root

The factory reset though is a good option to get a nice clean phone if you dont mind adding back all those things, there are quite a few people who swear by this when upgrading etc as its basically just a clear out of all the crap you have accumulated over a period of time
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I have the same problem. There is 15GB of internal memory, but 2GB is partitioned as "device memory" and 12 is partitioned as "USB storage".

Only the device memory can be used for apps. And this fills up pretty quick. I only have around 200MB free and now apps and widgets aren't working properly and some app updates won't install.

Is there some way to use more of the internal storage for "device memory"? Will I need to root the phone and repartion the drive?
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That's a limitation of the fixed-size fs partitioning used by Android 2.x. Even though the S2 has received updates to 4.1.x, this partitioning had to be retained to ensure backwards compatibility

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No, but with an external microSD installed you can move a lot of app data to that, which will free up space.

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No root needed for the above, and repartitioning will brick your phone unless you use a custom firmware and kernel that specifically support a new partition structure.
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Hello guys, same problem here.

My phone is not rooted and I have no SD card. I will try to make it as quick as possible - I just need to know what exactly should I do, how to do it I will find myself, I know there are plenty of websites and forum topics that will help me with that.

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No, but with an external microSD installed you can move a lot of app data to that, which will free up space.

No root needed for the above, and repartitioning will brick your phone unless you use a custom firmware and kernel that specifically support a new partition structure.
So correct me if I'm wrong, but from what I understand, having non-rooted phone with no SD card there's no solution to my problem unless I buy a card or decide to root my phone?

Or is the repartitioning you mentioned, a solution too and I just have to look it up (I'm not sure if "bricking my phone" is a good or bad thing, haha)?

Thanks for your time and help guys!
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A simple way to free up storage space is by deleting all the log files in the device memory. Just dial *#9900# on your phone and select option 2 “Delete dumpstate/logcat” in the prompted menu. It's not necessary to root your phone either. I restored 1.4 gig of space after doing this.
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A simple way to free up storage space is by deleting all the log files in the device memory. Just dial *#9900# on your phone and select option 2 “Delete dumpstate/logcat” in the prompted menu. It's not necessary to root your phone either. I restored 1.4 gig of space after doing this.
Thank you so much man! One simple answer, one simple number and it's fixed. Trust me when I tell you I've searched many forums and sites, many people have the same problem as I did and no one offered this simple solution.

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A simple way to free up storage space is by deleting all the log files in the device memory. Just dial *#9900# on your phone and select option 2 “Delete dumpstate/logcat” in the prompted menu. It's not necessary to root your phone either. I restored 1.4 gig of space after doing this.
I can't express my gratitude enough for conquering this problem for me. Thank you for posting this!

My storage space was also completely filled and this procedure completely fixed the problem. Confirmed to work. Thank you, sir.
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Stu40....that was a priceless piece of advice. I have had to reset my Tab 2 multiple times to beat this damn error.
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A simple way to free up storage space is by deleting all the log files in the device memory. Just dial *#9900# on your phone and select option 2 “Delete dumpstate/logcat” in the prompted menu. It's not necessary to root your phone either. I restored 1.4 gig of space after doing this.
I can't believe I have never seen this simple bit of advice. Instantly freed 450MB for me. Thank you so much.
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A simple way to free up storage space is by deleting all the log files in the device memory. Just dial *#9900# on your phone and select option 2 “Delete dumpstate/logcat” in the prompted menu. It's not necessary to root your phone either. I restored 1.4 gig of space after doing this.
Excellent advice! I've been looking for a solution for ages.

This didn't work the first time, but after updating my firmware through Samsung Kies and then trying this technique it worked!

This method cleared just over 1Gb of space for me!
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I like very much the simplicity of the solution!...

Just that when I try I get the message: USSD code running... and then the error: Connection problem or invalid MMI code!
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I just came to this post via google. This simple method saved me 800MB! I was so happy that I actually registered to just say Thank you stu40!
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A simple way to free up storage space is by deleting all the log files in the device memory. Just dial *#9900# on your phone and select option 2 “Delete dumpstate/logcat” in the prompted menu. It's not necessary to root your phone either. I restored 1.4 gig of space after doing this.
Wow. simple but what an effective fix.. Many thanks. I created account on this forum just to thanks you!!

This problem has been recurring on my niece's Tab 2 P3100 and only option I had so far was to do factory reset..

This just gave back 10GB+

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l had a similar problem. I installed a utility called disk usage from Play. This showed (using the App storage opttion) that I had just under 1 gig of Applications, 800MB or so of "system data" and about 200MB of free space.
Reading threads in other forums indicated that this was probably due to something called 'alog' files. It seems that they are protected and the only way to delete them directly is to root your phone.

I didn't want to do that, so I did a factory reset (I'd been intending to do so for a while as I had been getting random crashes and I thought a rebuild might help). Anyway, after the reset the system data & tree space had radically changed. I now have 900MB of free space and 100MB of system data.

I have no idea if the 9900 code described above would have done the trick, but it sounds likely.
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It freed up 1.2 GB from system memory and stopped the phone from bricking itself.
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I like very much the simplicity of the solution!...

Just that when I try I get the message: USSD code running... and then the error: Connection problem or invalid MMI code!
While none of the above solutions worked for me (Didn't want to do a a wipe/fresh install again), it did help me find a solution.

If you have root, get a file manager that will allow root access, (I used the one that comes with Cyanogenmod aptly named "File Manager").

Browse to /data/log and delete everything in there, not the folder itself, just all the contents. I had over 750 logs in there, all exactly 1mb.

Now I've got 1.2gb free, yay!

Thanks to everyone, I never would have found that or known it was safe to delete without some of the info provided in this thread. I also just created an account to share and say thanks.
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I like very much the simplicity of the solution!...

Just that when I try I get the message: USSD code running... and then the error: Connection problem or invalid MMI code!
SAME THING HAPPENED TO ME!
How can I solve this issue? I've tried everything. I've deleted all of my apps and data and everything. This is sooo annoying.
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How can I solve this issue?
A factory reset is probably the only option if the MMI code isn't accepted by your device.
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A factory reset is probably the only option if the MMI code isn't accepted by your device.
Or get root access...
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A simple way to free up storage space is by deleting all the log files in the device memory. Just dial *#9900# on your phone and select option 2 “Delete dumpstate/logcat” in the prompted menu. It's not necessary to root your phone either. I restored 1.4 gig of space after doing this.
Hey stu40, I just registered on this forum just to say thank you. That was a one simple quick fix for a long lasted annoying issue.

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I'm having the same problem! I tried *#9900#, the menu opens up fine BUT there in NO "Delete dumpstate/logcat". Could it be because I've removed my MicroSD? Please help.
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How you people are calling this code? If you dial this code with sim card inside, it simply says wrong code. If you dial without sim card, it doesn't dial. My device is rooted. Thanks
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How you people are calling this code? If you dial this code with sim card inside, it simply says wrong code. If you dial without sim card, it doesn't dial. My device is rooted. Thanks
Just open the phone dialer and key in the code exactly as set out. You should then see the menu. You don't need to press the dial button - at least that's the way it works on my S2 and also on my Note 10.1. Mine are not rooted, though.

If you're rooted, you can just delete the files - there is a utility mentioned above that will help.
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Just open the phone dialer and key in the code exactly as set out. You should then see the menu. You don't need to press the dial button - at least that's the way it works on my S2 and also on my Note 10.1. Mine are not rooted, though.

If you're rooted, you can just delete the files - there is a utility mentioned above that will help.
Thanks for your reply but when I put the code nothing happens. I want to know why I shouldn't get something when others are getting?
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It could be due to your handset running a carrier-specific firmware which doesn't support that particular MMI code.
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Thanks Slug for your reply. I am having international version. It is unlocked and at present I have installed miui official ROM.
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That'll be why, then.
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A simple way to free up storage space is by deleting all the log files in the device memory. Just dial *#9900# on your phone and select option 2 “Delete dumpstate/logcat” in the prompted menu. It's not necessary to root your phone either. I restored 1.4 gig of space after doing this.
Eloquent solution to a persistent problem. Hopefully it will last?! Thanks :-)
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A simple way to free up storage space is by deleting all the log files in the device memory. Just dial *#9900# on your phone and select option 2 “Delete dumpstate/logcat” in the prompted menu. It's not necessary to root your phone either. I restored 1.4 gig of space after doing this.
Just registered to this forum to say thanks stu40!
i have been doing factory resets every month because of this problem !
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Thank you guys , I too just signed in this forum to say thank you. By the way I have experienced an issue which is repeatedly discussed here after magnificent solution proposed "*#9900#".
Anyhow i have installed Go Dial-er since ages and when i tried to use this solution through go dial-er nothing happened but when i did it through default dailer of Galaxy S2 the solution rocked.
Thanks again
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i had the same problem and this code saved me +900 MB and now i can use my phone!
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A simple way to free up storage space is by deleting all the log files in the device memory. Just dial *#9900# on your phone and select option 2 “Delete dumpstate/logcat” in the prompted menu. It's not necessary to root your phone either. I restored 1.4 gig of space after doing this.
Brilliant! I had a slightly different option on my Galaxy Y, I could either "run dumpstack/logcat" or "copy to SD card". I decided to try the latter first - I figured it would be completely harmless - and I've gone from having just 19MB free to 104MB free. The galaxy Y only has 190MB ROM so that's a great result!!!

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Why is it my phone is saying can't copy to sd card not enough memory?I have 16gb phone.
Some apps are on the phone whilst others are stored on the sd card (internal memory)
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Heh, I just had to find this thread again because my phone got all full and I forgot what folder the logs were in to delete them.
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Before I do this, I just want to know whether or not I should back my phone up (to save the phone settings, contacts, photos etc.) Or does dialing it not affect any of that?


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Thank you very much. This worked and joined this forum specifically because of ur great support
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Just joined this forum to say a massive thank you as this code *#9900# totally fixed my phone! Also as an added bonus my phone appears to be charging at lightning speed now too! YAY
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Thanks. I'll save this for later. I had this problem happen to me one time when the radio decide to create a 2GB log file of disconnects. At the time I manually fished out and deleted the file via some ADB tool.
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