Internal storage (ROM): Alcatel A30 Tablet 8"

Learn how to view free space and free up storage on the Alcatel A30 Tablet 8".




Adjust storage settings


Lower messages auto-delete limit

  1. From any home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap Menu > Settings

  3. If necessary, tap the GENERAL tab.
  4. Under 'Storage,' tap Text message limit.

  5. Adjust to a lower number, then tap SET.
  6. Tap Multimedia message limit.
  7. Adjust to a lower number, then tap SET.


Set Gmail sync to 3 days

  1. From the home screen, tap Gmail.
  2. Tap the Menu > Settings.
  3. Tap the Gmail address.
  4. Under Data usage, tap Days of mail to sync.
  5. Change the setting to 3 Days, then tap OK.


Clear storage regularly

The Android system cannot work properly if the internal device storage is below 150 MB. If it is under 150 MB, use these tips to clear storage:


  • Delete unnecessary messages.
  • Transfer pictures and media to a computer.
  • Clear browser cache, cookies, and history.
  • Clear Facebook app cache.
  • Uninstall apps that use large amounts of ROM.


Uninstall applications

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
  2. Under 'Device,' tap Apps.
  3. Tap the drop-down to select from:
    • All apps
    • Enabled
    • Disabled
  4. Apps using the most ROM appear at the top.
  5. Tap the desired app.
  6. Tap UNINSTALL > OK.


View free storage space

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Storage & USB.
  2. View the amount of used and free storage space.