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Restoring game progress from SD card

My mother's wish was to continue to play Candy Crush Saga on her Nokia Lumia 735, WP 8.1 Update 2. She has played the game for over a year. I made a copy of her old SD card, put the contents onto a ...
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Force uninstall app (by deleting app's files from SD card)

I had a faulty install of an app from Store and now I have this app in my menu, where if I launch it, nothing happens and also when I try to uninstall it, nothing happens. Now, I got the idea that (...
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Micro SD suddenly went readonly in a Lumia 640XL

A few days ago, I experimented some strange issues with my Lumia 640XL. The Windows Phone Store app started to display error messages when trying update any app, and the pictures received from ...
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“Scan and fix SD card errors” keeps appearing

For some time, every time my phone starts up it offers to scan and fix SD card errors but warns it may delete files. Everything is working normally but the message appears on every startup. Then I ...
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How do I force a scan of the SD card in Windows 10 mobile

I have windows 10 mobile, and today I find the applications I have stored on my SD card are inaccessible (they don't start, and the icons are blank on the home screen). However data is still ...
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Move installed game to external SD Card

I have Nokia Lumia 720 with Windows 10. I've limited space left in my phone memory. Is it possible to move the game app and its game data(Asphalt 8 Airborne & Six Guns by Gameloft) to external SD ...
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transferring info from phone to sd card

I have put in a new sd card. I can't find out how to transfer apps & information that has been backed up. I followed instructions about storage sense but can't get how to retrieve info.
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How to fix the Onedrive songs' names bug?

I've been using the OneDrive songs in the Music app for a long time. But today a bug occurred. After adding some songs into the cloud, I tried to play them; while pressing the volume buttons, the song'...
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External Storage MicroSD card

When the phone specs say "Expansion card slot supports microSD™ memory card for up to 128GB additional storage". Is that 128GB for the RAM (short-term memory) or the ROM (long term memory)
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Can i reuse apps from my old phone sd card in new phone? [duplicate]

I was using Lumia 520 for 2 years. I had all apps installed on my phone memory. After 8.1 update I moved all apps to sd card. Now I have bought Lumia 730, and inserted the same sd card in it. Now ...
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all stuffs of my sd card showing under others file in sd card

i am currently using 730 lumia. yesterday i downgraded my os from 10149 to 8.1 due to excess storage taking in phone memory and after reset my phone, i was moved all the files from sd card to my ...
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Why some apps prevent installation in SD card

I have an app which when I tried to install showed a message stating that the author of the app will not allow to install the app in a SD card and will be installed in phone storage. I want to know ...
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SD card on other phone

I have recently broke my Nokia Lumia 520. It has SD card with some apps in it. One of them are for tracking my budget other for my car's maintenance records. I have ordered new Lumia phone and I ...
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Cannot see WhatsApp pictures in folder

I have all my photos on the SD card, and they're all in albums the folder WhatsApp inside Pictures. But when I open my photos in mob, only saved pictures, screenshots and Camera get displayed. the ...
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Music is crashing on Lumia 635. Any alternatives?

When I first ran the Music application, it found a bit more than 720 music entries on my SD Card. Now, it takes a long time to "load," and when it does, it only crashes back to the home screen. Even ...
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“Action Needed” app won't install to phone after removing faulty SD card

I have a Nokia Lumia 530, and I tried installing the app Trivia Crack to it. It's nothing wrong with the app itself, but the problem is that I had a faulty MicroSD card. So I did what people did when ...
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How can I move Files between folders when the phone is connected to the desktop

I wanted to reorganize some photos on my SDCard. I mounted the phone, opened two explorer windows with source and destination folder and tried to move the selected files from source to destination. ...
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I can not install apps from the SD card

I can not install apps from the SD card, when I try to install one it shows the message... "we are having a trouble installing this app" What can I do to fix this?
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Can I use apps installed on an SD after resetting my phone?

I'm planning to reset my phone (but not the SD card). After it's done, can I just insert my SD card and use the apps just like before? I'm using a Lumia 525 running the Denim update.
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How to move Apps and Data to a bigger SD Card

I realized the SD-card I used initially is too small and I want to move to a bigger one. I store most Apps and Data on the SD card. I just made a copy of all files on the old card to the new one (...
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How Do I Move Stuff From My Phone's Memory To An SD Card?

How do I move my music, pictures and apps et cetera from my phone's memory over to an SD card which I had to buy? I fitted the SD card into the phone (Nokia Lumia 520 - running Windows 8.1) only to ...
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how do you transfer contacts and pictures to an SD card

I cant download any apps because of family setup and now I have to restart my phone. How can I save all of my information to my SD card.
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Is it slower to run apps off the SD card?

I've got a podcast app with hundreds of saved podcasts (>5GB) and it's running a lot slower than it used to. I transferred the app and its data to the SD Card a while back but I don't feel like I ...
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My Nokia Lumia 520 is not playing music from SD Card

I'm using Nokia Lumia 520. The problem is when I upload songs to my memory card, the phone reads the sd card but the music contents won't reflect on the music+video icon. It only allows me to play ...
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Unable to install some apps from memory card

I brought a new Lumia that runs Windows Phone 8 and now I am trying to install apps by manually downloading them and then installing it through the SD card (Store > SD card). I have installed some of ...
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Music from SD card is not visible unless it's copied via cable connection to the phone

I'm using Lumia 520, and I have an SDHC card. I've noticed a strange thing. I managed to see the music in the built-in Music app after copying my MP3s to [SDcard]/Music (or a subfolder), but only if ...