Internal storage (ROM): Windows Phone 8X by HTC

Learn how to view free space and free up storage on the Windows Phone 8X by HTC.

 

 

 

 

Manage storage

 

To manage the internal storage space, follow these steps:

 

Clear storage regularly

Clear the storage at least once a week:

 

Move Files from phone to PC

  1. Connect the phone to your computer using the provided USB cable.
  2. Choose one of the following options:
    • If you're using Windows 7, Windows Vista, or Windows XP, open Windows Explorer from the taskbar.
    • If you're using Windows 8, go to Desktop view, and then open File Explorer from the taskbar.
  3. In Windows Explorer or File Explorer, under 'Computer,' click your phone's name.
    Note: The default device name is 'Windows Phone.'
  4. Double-click the Phone drive.
  5. Navigate to and open the folder that contains the file(s) you want to move.
  6. Transfer the file(s) from your device to a folder on your computer.
  7. When finished, safely disconnect the phone from the computer.

 

 

View free storage space

 

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

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to and tap phone storage.
  4. View the unused storage space information.
  5. Tap the usage bar for more details.