SETTINGS & SERVICES
Managing memory
SETTINGS & SERVICES

Managing memory

Checking how much phone memory is available for use

  1. From the Home screen, press , and then tap Settings.
  2. Tap SD & phone storage. The available phone memory is displayed in the Internal storage section.

Checking the available storage card space

  1. From the Home screen, press , and then tap Settings.
  2. Tap SD & phone storage. The total and available storage card space is displayed in the SD card section.

Making more storage space (internal storage)

Easily free up space in internal storage by cleaning up the application cache, moving or uninstalling apps, and deleting old mails and messages all in one go.
Important: You cannot move or uninstall preinstalled apps.
  1. From the Home screen, press , and then tap Settings.
  2. Tap SD & phone storage, and under Internal storage tap Make more space.
  3. On the Clear caches screen, choose whether to clear the cache of rarely used apps only or all apps, and then tap Next.
  4. On the Application storage screen:
    • Tap Move apps to SD card if there are apps that you can transfer to the storage card.
    • Tap Uninstall apps if there are apps you'd like to remove.
  5. Tap Next.
  6. On the Mail & message storage screen:
    • Set fewer days of mails to download so that older mails will be removed from the storage automatically.
    • Lower the number of text and multimedia messages per conversation.
  7. Tap Finish.

Clearing application cache and data

  1. From the Home screen, press , and then tap Settings.
  2. Tap Applications > Manage applications.
  3. On the All tab, tap an application.
  4. On the screen, tap Clear data and/or Clear cache.

Uninstalling third-party applications

You cannot uninstall applications that are preinstalled on HTC Explorer.
  1. From the Home screen, press , and then tap Settings.
  2. Tap Applications > Manage applications.
  3. On the Downloaded tab, tap the application you want to uninstall.
  4. Tap Uninstall.

Moving applications to or from the storage card

Move downloaded applications to the storage card if the internal storage on HTC Explorer is getting low. Or, if your storage card is getting full, you can also move applications from the storage card to the internal storage.
Note: You can only move applications that are not preinstalled on HTC Explorer.
  1. From the Home screen, press , and then tap Settings.
  2. Tap Applications > Manage applications.
  3. On the Downloaded tab, tap the application you want to move.
  4. Tap Move to SD card or Move to phone.

Stopping running applications using Task Manager

Use Task Manager to free up memory by stopping running applications that you're not currently using.
  1. From the Home screen, tap > Task Manager.
  2. In the All applications list, tap to the right of the application name to stop it.
 
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