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HTC Desire save photos to SD card

Discussion in 'HTC Mobile Phones' started by rickinyorkshire, Jan 27, 2012.

  1. rickinyorkshire

    rickinyorkshire Well-known Member

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    Hello,

    My gf desire says it's running out of space, i checked and her photos she takes with her camera are saving to internal memory instead of SD card. I can't find an option to change this, can anyone help?

    Thanks.
     
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    Minkey1 Standard Member

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    Camera/Settings/Save To, or similar wording ?
     
  3. rickinyorkshire

    rickinyorkshire Well-known Member

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    Nope, no options at all in camera to select where to save to...
     
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    I thought they saved to SD by default
     
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    scrapbook Well-known Member

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    All pics and vids do get saved to the SD card by default. If you go to Files/Phone files/dcim/Camera and long press on any file, and then choose "info", you will see the folder is listed as /mnt/sdcard/dcim/Camera. _______________
     
  6. rickinyorkshire

    rickinyorkshire Well-known Member

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    Nope, hers are saved to internal memory, not /sdcard which is what i'm wanting to change.
     
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    So you checked that location on SD card?
     
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    They are not being saved to her memory card at all. I have looked all over her phone for some settings to change - camera/images etc and none to be found.

    I have an HTC Desire HD and i thought i'd check mine now and i too am unable to find an option to change where to save pictures taken with the camera. Very strange.
     
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    Does the phone *see* the card, and can you browse to it ?
     
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    Checked mine saves to sd dcim /100media. Used an app called explorer to check try moving an app to the sd card to see if the card is ok
     
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    My thoughts exactly, it sounds like the phone isn't seeing the SD card so is saving to main memory.
     

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