Memory & SD card: Samsung Gravity TXT

Learn how to use the task manager, view free space, and free up memory and storage on the Samsung Gravity TXT and sd card. Find out more on this page:

 

Internal memory (RAM)

Internal storage (ROM)

SD card

 

 

Internal memory (RAM)

Manage memory

To manage the internal memory, follow these steps:

 

If the device is running slower than normal, try turning off the phone for 5-10 seconds and restart it. This should help improve your phone's internal memory and increase the speed of the device.

 

 

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, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings (Configuracion).
  3. Select Personalize (Personalizar).
  4. Scroll to and select Memory settings (Memoria).
  5. Scroll to and select Memory card settings (Configuracion de tarjeta de memoria).
  6. Select Memory card details (Detalles de tarjeta de memoria).

 

 

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Internal storage (ROM)

Manage storage

To manage the internal storage space, follow these steps:

 

If the device is running slower than normal, try turning off the phone for 5-10 seconds and restart it. This should help improve your phone's internal memory and increase the speed of the device.

 

 

View free storage space

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings (Configuracion).
  3. Select Personalize (Personalizar).
  4. Scroll to and select Memory settings (Memoria).
  5. Scroll to and select Memory card settings (Configuracion de tarjeta de memoria).
  6. Select Memory card details (Detalles de tarjeta de memoria).

 

 

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SD card

Format SD card

Formatting the SD card deletes all data on it. You may wish to format the SD card if you want to delete the files, if files or apps on the SD card are not working, or if the SD card is not working.

 

To format the SD card while inserted in the device, follow these steps:

 

  1. Select Menu.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select Personalize
  4. Select Memory Settings
  5. Select Memory Card Settings
  6. Select Format

 

 

Insert / remove SD card

To insert or remove the SD card, follow these steps:

 

  1. Open the memory card slot cover located on the left side of the phone.
  2. Slide the memory card into the memory card slot with the gold contacts facing toward the front of the phone as shown. Note: you do not have to remove the back cover or battery to insert or remove the memory card.InsertMemCard.jpg
  3. Press the card into the slot until it clicks into place.
  4. Close the memory card slot cover.

 

 

Open or delete files using a computer

To open or delete files on the SD card using a computer, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Homescreen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings (Configuracion).
  3. Select Personalize (Personalizar).
  4. Scroll to and select Phone settings (Telefono).
  5. Scroll to and select USB mode (Modo USB).
  6. Scroll to and select Mass storage (Almacenamiento masivo).
  7. Connect a USB cord to your phone first, then to a computer.
  8. On the computer, navigate to and open the phone’s disk drive.
  9. On the computer, navigate to and delete the desired folder(s) or file(s).
  10. When finished, safely disconnect the phone from the computer.

 

 

Open or delete files using the device

To open or delete files on the SD card using the device, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Media (Medios).
  3. Scroll right to select On card (En tarjeta).
  4. Scroll to the folder that contains the file you want to delete and select Open (Abrir).
  5. Scroll to the file you want to delete.
  6. Select Options (Opciones).
  7. Scroll to and select Delete (Borrar).
  8. Select one of the following options:
  • Selected (Seleccionado)
  • Multiple
  • All (Todo)

 

 

Set default memory storage

By default, the device stores data on the [SD card or internal storage]. To set the default memory storage to another location, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the right side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to Settings (Configuracion).
  4. Select Set (Establecer).
  5. Scroll right to Setup (Configurar).
  6. Scroll to and select Default storage (Almacenamiento predeterminado).
  7. Select Phone or Memory card (Tarjeta de memoria).

 

 

Transfer files between computer & SD card

To transfer files and pictures between the computer and SD card, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Homescreen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings (Configuracion).
  3. Select Personalize (Personalizar).
  4. Scroll to and select Phone settings (Telefono).
  5. Scroll to and select USB mode (Modo USB).
  6. Scroll to and select Mass storage (Almacenamiento masivo).
  7. Connect a USB cord to your phone first, then to a computer.
  8. On the computer, navigate to and open the phone’s drive.
  9. On the computer, locate the folder(s) or file(s) you want to move.
  10. Copy the folder(s)or file(s) you want to move.
  11. Paste the files into the desired location on the phone’s drive.
  12. When finished, safely disconnect the phone from the computer.

 

 

Transfer files between internal storage & SD card

To transfer files and pictures between the internal storage and SD card, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Media (Medios).
  3. If necessary, scroll to On phone (En telefono).
  4. Scroll to the folder that contains the files you want to move or copy and select Open (Abrir).
  5. Scroll to the file you want to move or copy.
  6. Select Options (Opciones).
  7. Scroll to and select Move (Mover) or Copy (Copiar).
  8. Select one of the following options:
    1. Selected (Seleccionado), to move or copy only the currently selected file.
    2. Multiple (Multiple), to move or copy more than one file. Scroll to each file you want to move or copy and select  Mark (Marcar).
  9. Scroll to and select Memory card (Tarjeta de memoria).
  10. Scroll to the folder into which you want to paste or move the file.
  11. Select Open (Abrir).
  12. Select OK (Aceptar).

 

 

View free SD card space

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

 

  • From the Home screen, select Menu.
  • Scroll to and select Settings (Configuracion).
  • Select Personalize (Personalizar).
  • Scroll to and select Memory settings (Memoria).
  • Scroll to and select Memory card settings (Configuracion de tarjeta de memoria).
  • Select Memory card details (Detalles de tarjeta de memoria).

 

 

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