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Moving Apps from Your Galaxy Tab E NOOK to a MicroSD Card

Apps can be moved to a microSD™ card to save device storage space.

This will not move all data. The app will split its data between device storage and the microSD card. Also, any additional data the appl has written will remain in device storage.

Move Apps to SD Card

Factory device apps and certain 3rd party apps cannot be moved to SD card. Option to MOVE TO SD CARD will be grayed out.

You can save room on your device by moving Android™ apps to your microSD card.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings.

  2. Touch Applications > Application manager.

  3. Swipe left to the SD CARD tab and then select the app you want to move to the SD card. 

    • The SD Card tab shows only apps that can be moved to the microSD card, allowing for faster navigation.
    • A green check mark indicates the app has been moved to the microSD card.

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

    • Do not navigate away from the App info screen while data is being moved between SD card and device storage.
    • If you are receiving an error message when attempting to move data, follow the steps below.

    1. Go to Settings > Storage > Unmount SD card.

    2. Touch Mount SD card to re-allow data movement between SD card and device storage. Click Here for more information on how to Mount and Unmount SD card. 

    3. Repeat the steps above to move apps to SD card.

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