SD card: Samsung Gravity TXT (T379)

Learn how to format the SD card and manage files using the SD card, internal storage, and a computer.

 

 

 

 

Format SD card

 

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.

 

To format the SD card while inserted in the device, follow these steps:

 

  1. Select Menu.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select Personalize
  4. Select Memory Settings
  5. Select Memory Card Settings
  6. Select Format

 

 

Insert / remove SD card

 

To insert or remove the SD card, follow these steps:

 

Insert

To insert the memory card, follow these steps:

  1. Open the memory card slot cover located on the left side of the phone.
  2. Slide the memory card into the memory card slot with the gold contacts facing toward the front of the phone as shown. Note: you do not have to remove the back cover or battery to insert or remove the memory card.InsertMemCard.jpg
  3. Press the card into the slot until it clicks into place.
  4. Close the memory card slot cover.

 

 

Remove

  1. Open the memory card slot cover.
  2. Press the card until it pops out of place.

 

 

Open / delete files

 

Open or delete files using the computer

To open or delete files on the SD card using a computer, follow these steps:

 

You must use the USB cable that comes with your phone.

 

PC

  1. From the Homescreen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Setting.
  3. Select Personalize.
  4. Scroll to and select Phone settings.
  5. Scroll to and select USB mode.
  6. Scroll to and select Mass storage.
  7. Connect a USB cord to your phone first, then to a computer.
  8. On the computer, navigate to and open the phone’s disk drive.
  9. On the computer, navigate to and delete the desired folder(s) or file(s).
  10. When finished, safely disconnect the phone from the computer.

 

Open or delete files using the device

To open or delete files on the SD card using the device, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Media.
  3. Scroll right to select On card.
  4. Scroll to the folder that contains the file you want to delete and select Open.
  5. Scroll to the file you want to delete.
  6. Select Options.
  7. Scroll to and select Delete.
  8. Select one of the following options:
    • Selected
    • Multiple
    • All

 

 

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:

 

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the right side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to Settings.
  4. Select Set.
  5. Scroll right to Setup.
  6. Scroll to and select Default storage.
  7. Select Phone or Memory card.

 

 

Transfer files

 

Transfer files between computer & SD card

To transfer files and pictures between the computer and SD card, follow these steps:

 

Important: You must use the USB cable that comes with your phone.

 

PC

  1. From the Homescreen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Select Personalize.
  4. Scroll to and select Phone settings.
  5. Scroll to and select USB mode.
  6. Scroll to and select Mass storage.
  7. Connect a USB cord to your phone first, then to a computer.
  8. On the computer, navigate to and open the phone’s drive.
  9. On the computer, locate the folder(s) or file(s) you want to move.
  10. Copy the folder(s)or file(s) you want to move.
  11. Paste the files into the desired location on the phone’s drive.
  12. When finished, safely disconnect the phone from the computer.

 

 

Transfer files between internal storage & SD card

To transfer files between internal storage & SD card, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Media.
  3. If necessary, scroll to On phone.
  4. Scroll to the folder that contains the files you want to move or copy and select Open.
  5. Scroll to the file you want to move or copy.
  6. Select Options.
  7. Scroll to and select Move or Copy.
  8. Select one of the following options:
    1. Selected, to move or copy only the currently selected file.
    2. Multiple, to move or copy more than one file. Scroll to each file you want to move or copy and select  Mark.
  9. Scroll to and select Memory card.
  10. Scroll to the folder into which you want to paste or move the file.
  11. Select Open.
  12. Select OK.

 

 

View free SD card space

To view the amount of free SD card storage, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Select Personalize.
  4. Scroll to and select Memory settings.
  5. Scroll to and select Memory card settings.
  6. Select Memory card details.