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Moving Apps on Your Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 to a MicroSD Card

Save room on your device by moving Android apps to your microSD card.

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Moving App to a microSD Card

The ability to move apps to the microSD card is not supported by all apps. This function also is not supported if a microSD card is not present in the device or if the microSD card is damaged. In those instances, the MOVE TO SD CARD option will be unavailable.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

  2. Touch Settings.

  3. Touch the GENERAL tab.   

    To switch to the tab view, touch More options > Switch to tab view.

  4. Touch Application manager.

  5. Swipe to the left to the SD CARD tab. A green check mark indicates the app has been moved to the microSD card.   

  6. Touch an app and select MOVE TO SD CARD. If the app is already on the microSD card, you can select MOVE TO DEVICE STORAGE.

The ability to move apps to the microSD card is not supported by all apps. In those instances, the MOVE TO SD CARD option will be unavailable. The example below shows an app with MOVE TO SD CARD unavailable and grayed out:

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