Internal memory (RAM): T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide

Learn how to use the task manager and free up memory on the T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide.





Manage memory


To manage the internal memory, follow these steps:


Restart device regularly

Note: You should restart your phone at least once per day.

  1. Press and hold the Power key.
  2. Tap Restart.

Prevent the memory from being filled as quickly:


  • If the device is slow, remove the widgets from Home screens (especially ones that update with informationorhave animation).
  • If you are using live wallpaper and the device is slow, turn off the live wallpaper.
  • Remove all unused Home screens:
    • Pinch the Home screen.
    • On the grid of Home screens, drag unused screens to the trash.



Task manager


A task manager can view running apps and close them. To use the task manager, follow these steps:


We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.




View free memory


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


  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch SD & Phone storage.
  4. Under Internal phone storage, view the Available space listed.