Internal storage (ROM): Samsung Galaxy S III

Learn how to view free space and free up storage on the Samsung Galaxy S III.

 

 

 

Adjust storage settings

Set text and multimedia message limits to delete messages automatically. The default is 200 text and 20 picture messages. You may use this setting to start with, and decrease it if you continue to have problems.

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messaging.
  2. Tap the Menu key and then tap Settings.
  3. Tap Text message limit and then set the desired limit. Tap OK.
  4. Tap Multimedia message limit and then set the desired limit. Tap OK.

 

Change Gmail synchronization setting to every three days:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. Tap the Menu key and then tap Settings.
  4. Tap your email address.
  5. Tap Days of mail to sync.
  6. Swipe down until 3 is selected.
  7. Tap OK.

 

Manage applications

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap the More tab.
  4. Tap Application manager.
  5. If necessary, swipe left or right to the All screen or the Downloaded screen.
  6. To sort apps from largest users of ROM to lowest, tap the Menu key and then tap Sort by size. The apps using the most ROM are now listed at the top of the list.
  7. Tap the desired application to be uninstalled. Uninstalling an app will delete the app.
  8. Tap Uninstall and then tap OK.

 

View free storage space

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap the More tab.
  4. Tap Storage.
  5. Under 'Device memory,' view the Available space value. The available space is also represented by the dark region of the bar graph.