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General Best Way To Handle Apps On SD After a Wipe

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by SeattleYanksFan, Dec 21, 2010.

  1. SeattleYanksFan

    SeattleYanksFan Well-Known Member
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    I'm just wondering what to do with my apps on my SD card now that I wiped my phone. Should I just reinstall them and move to SD, or delete all their lingering folders on SD and then reinstall. I just don't want duplicates of all the folders if I reinstall and Android doesn't know to use the folders/files already there from before the wipe.
     

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  2. HoochieCoo

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    I've always just reinstalled my apps. However, it would be easy to imagine that temporary data the original instance created might linger around and you lose a small amount of space. Hard to say. But I can say for most of my apps, the new data just replaced the old.
     

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