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    Memory

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    You can save content to a memory card, to your phone's internal storage and to the phone memory. Music, video clips and photos are saved to the internal storage or the memory card while applications, contacts and messages are saved to the phone memory.

    NoteYou can move some applications from the phone memory to the internal storage.

    To move an application to the phone's internal storage

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
    2. Find and tap Settings > Apps.
    3. Select the application that you want to move to the internal storage.
    4. Tap Move to internal storage .
    Note It is not possible to move some applications from the phone memory to the internal storage.

    Memory card

    NoteYou may have to purchase a memory card separately.

    Your phone supports a microSD™ memory card, which is used for media content. This type of card can also be used as a portable memory card with other compatible devices.

    Safely removing the memory card

    You can safely remove the memory card from your phone any time when the phone is turned off. If you want to remove the memory card when your phone is on, you must first unmount the memory card before you physically remove it from the phone. This can prevent damaging the memory card or losing data stored on the memory card.

    To unmount the memory card

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal .
    2. Find and tap Settings > Storage > Unmount SD card.

    Formatting the memory card

    You can format the memory card in your phone, for example, to free up memory. This means that you erase all data on the card.

    NoteAll content on the memory card gets erased when you format it. Make sure you make backups of everything you want to save before formatting the memory card. To back up your content, you can copy it to your computer. For more information, refer to the chapter Connecting your phone to a computer.

    To format the memory card

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal .
    2. Find and tap Settings > Storage > Unmount SD card.
    3. After you have unmounted the memory card, tap Erase SD card.
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