more applications on on smart phone


I have below android  phone.

Samsung Galaxy Exhibit 4G No-Contract Cell Phone - Gray

I have about 4 apps like facebook, twitter etc.

I am trying to install additional apps like MX player etc and getting no space available error. I wonder how can i install using external memory card. I have 32GB external memory card. Please advise on how to install more applications on this phone. is there is a way. what controls apps? size or memory or speed or something?
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Kyle SantosQuality AssuranceCommented:
Hey there.

I have some suggestions listed below to manage the device storage, otherwise skip to the last option "E".

A)  If you have not formatted the external memory card here is how:
Formatting the SD card deletes all data on it. You may wish to format the SD card if you want to delete the files, if files or apps on the SD card are not working, or if the SD card is not working.
B)  To format the SD card while inserted in the device, follow these steps:
From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
Tap Settings.
Tap Storage.
Under 'SD card,' tap Format SD card.
Tap Format SD card again to confirm. Follow any additional prompts.

C)  Next thing to do is clear storage regularly.
Check the available internal device storage (see 'View free storage space' below).   It must be over 150 MB for your device. The Android system cannot work properly if the internal device storage is below 150 MB. If under 150 MB, use the following tips to clear more storage:
Delete unnecessary text messages (SMS) and picture messages (MMS).
Delete screen shots. (Sometimes these do not get removed as easily)
Transfer pictures and media to a computer to remove them from the phone memory.
Clear the browser cache, cookies, or history.
Clear Facebook app cache.
Manage applications.
Delete the call logs.

D) To view the amount of free internal memory, follow these steps:
From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
Tap Settings.
Tap Application manager.
Swipe left to the RUNNING screen.
View the used value at bottom-left.
Did this give you some extra space?

E)  Last go set default memory storage. By default, the device stores data on the internal storage. To set the default memory storage to another location, follow these steps:

From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
Tap Camera.
Tap the Settings settings icon.jpg icon.
Swipe up on the menu, tap Storage, and then tap one of the following options:

1. Phone
2. Memory card

Let me know if this works or not.

gudii9Author Commented:
so are you saying i can install apps using external mini micro sd card (32gb)which i bought like below

and have on my phone.

I thought i can only install applications like facebook etc only on phone memory not on the external mini micro sd card memory?

How do i transfer photos and videos from phone memory to external 32 gb card memory. please advise
Can i buy and use 64gb mini micro sd card as well not sure if that is available in market whether my phone supports it?
please advise
Molnár IstvánHelpDesk / ProgrammerCommented:
you can use Link2SD to move the apps to SD card:

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gudii9Author Commented:
i have intalled it. how to move user installed applications like facebook etc into the SD card from phone internal memory. please advise
gudii9Author Commented:
please advise
gudii9Author Commented:
please advise
gudii9Author Commented:
is there is any alternate app for this apart from link2sd which is free?

I have downloaded the lin2sd now when i try to move facebook to sd card asking to purchase paid plus version.

please advise
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