Internal storage (ROM): BlackBerry PRIV

Learn how to view free space and free up storage on the BlackBerry PRIV.

 

 

 

Adjust storage settings

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps > Gmail.
  2. Tap the Menu icon with three lines, then tap Settings.
  3. Tap your email address > Days of mail to sync.
  4. Scroll down until 3 is selected, then tap OK.

 

Clear storage regularly

 

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).
  • 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. See section below.
  • Delete the call logs.

 

Manage applications

 

Android 5.0

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Apps.
  2. If necessary, swipe left or right to the All screen or the Downloaded screen.
  3. Tap the Menu icon with three dots, then tap Sort by size. The apps using the most ROM are now listed at the top of the list.
  4. Tap the desired application to be uninstalled.
    Note: Uninstalling an app will delete the app.
  5. Tap Uninstall > OK.

 

Android 6.0

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Storage & USB > Internal storage > Apps.
  2. Tap the Menu icon with three dots, then tap Sort by size. The apps using the most ROM are now listed at the top of the list. Use this info to determine what apps to uninstall.
  3. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Apps.
  4. If necessary, tap the drop-down list then tap All apps.
  5. Tap the desired application to be uninstalled. Uninstalling an app will delete the app.
  6. Tap Uninstall > OK.

 

View free storage space

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Storage or Storage & USB.
  2. View the available memory on the device.