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noob question - deleting things from SD card

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by mccririck, Oct 21, 2011.

  1. mccririck

    mccririck Well-Known Member
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    How do you access the SD card to delete files? I cannot work it out. I have some old excel files I want to delete.
     

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  2. Harry2

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    Install a file manager like 'EStrongs File Explorer' and use it for exploring your SD card and deleting this file :)

    Search mit EStrongs for ".xls"

    Harry
     
  3. mccririck

    mccririck Well-Known Member
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    What so you cant do it without installing another program? Weird.
     
  4. Harry2

    Harry2 Well-Known Member
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    Ok, without an other app :)

    Use your PC's Windows Windows Explorer for the task.
    For that, set the phone's USB settings* to "Disk drive" and connect the phone to the PC via USB cable.

    *=Phone's Settings "Connect to PC"

    EDIT: For to disconnect don't forget on PC to unmount the phone like an USB stick :)

    Harry
     
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