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Using an SD card - moto g stylus

Using an SD card on the moto g stylus

Whether its images, music, or videos we know that the most important stuff on people's phones is stored in the user memory. The moto g stylus allows you to expand your memory by using a micro SD card.

To insert a memory card:

  1. Insert the tool into the hole in the tray and gently push to pop it out.

  2. Insert or remove the cards as needed.

  3. Push the tray back into the phone.


Move photos, videos, music to SD card

To free up internal storage on your phone:
  1. Be sure you've inserted and set up your SD card.
  2. Open the Files app and touch Clean.
    Or, go to Settings > Storage > Internal shared storage > FREE UP SPACE.
  3. If there are media files to move, touch the option to free up space.
  4. Select items to move.
  5. Touch Move to SD card > Move.
  • You can set the camera to store all new photos and videos on the SD card.
  • You cannot store apps on the SD card because it is portable storage. If needed, you can free up space on your phone.

Eject SD card

Drag the SD card notification down, and touch Eject.

If you don't see the notification:
  1. Go to Settings > Storage.
  2. Next to your SD card name, touch .
It's now safe to remove the card from the phone.

To insert the card into another device (computer, projector, etc.) that uses different card dimensions, you may need the adapter that came with your card. See device manufacturer's instructions for the type of adapter required and insertion instructions.

Erase SD card
  1. Go to Settings > Storage.
  2. Select your SD card.
  3. Touch  > Storage settings > Format.
  4. Follow onscreen instructions to format the card

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