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Accessing external storage from second user in 4.2

Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by AlanB1976, Jul 6, 2013.

  1. AlanB1976

    AlanB1976 Member
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    Hi all

    As a second user in Android 4.2, I can't seem to access any external storage. The primary user can access everything perfectly. Does anyone know how to get access?


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  2. Rxpert83

    Rxpert83 Dr. Feelgood

    I think this is a security thing.

    The SD card is going to have the files/pictures/music/ect from the primary user.

    Secondary users dont have access to the sd card to prevent access to their files
    funkylogik likes this.

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