The 'insufficient memory' error often occurs in connection with data sync or app installs when your device is running low on *internal* storage (i.e. phone, not the internal sdcard).

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Missing storage on Tesco Hudl 2

I have a Tesco Hudl 2 running Android 4.4.2. I have 9GB of total storage. But little free, despite not using much. It shows a few GB in-use and 0.5GB free. The usage bar shows 80% available, but the ...
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E-mail (imap client) sync stopped because of low memory, and will not start again, even after freeing 60Mb

I have a Motorola XT303 running Android 2.3.6, and I use the email client (with an IMAP server). The email worked fine until two days ago: I tried to download an application that was too large for the ...
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Error in Play Store: Insufficient storage available

I'm using a Moto E. A while ago, my phone decided to show me the following message when downloading apps, despite me having around 300 Mb more than was required: Error while downloading (Insert ...
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Apps on SD Card taking up internal storage (

My phone has been claiming the impossible for a while (see screenshot). Namely, it claims that more internal memory is being used than is available, and hence it is rather difficult for me to download ...
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Why is my Nexus 7 taking up so much memory?

I had 2.2GB free on my Nexus 7's internal storage, then I decided to download a game that took up 1.55GB. Halfway through the download, it tells me that I have have insufficient memory and it stops ...
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Unable to use all the memory of Allview A5 Smiley

I bought some days ago an Allview A5 Smiley. I installed some applications and made some photos. Now, I saw that I can't install files bigger than approximately 200 MB because it is only free space on ...
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how do i move the setting to sd card for the downloading apps

My problem is, when I download apps in my mobile through playstore which is android it says insufficient space even tho I have space of 16 gb in memory card and the setting is also on ad sd card,it's ...
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Out of memory, will not turn on

My phone had shown a low storage warning for about a week or two and today I had removed the battery and attempted to turn the phone on again because it was glitching. However, when I tried to turn it ...
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insufficient storage space when running updates on S4 mini

my s4 mini keeps trying to run an update but everytime I allow it to, a message pops up saying that I dont have the 539mb (or something like that) in my internal memory or sd card. But I have deleted ...
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Significance of Internal SD Card in Micromax phone

I have brought the Micromax A106 phone that has 8GB ROM. When I see the internals of the phone, the internal memory of the phone is partitioned in two ways - 0.98 GB as Phone Memory while 5.85 GB as ...
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Low internal memory led to installation error

OK, so this is the problem. I own a lenovo idea tab A3000, with no SIM cards inserted( that results in impossibility of using a dial pad) but rooted. Android version 4.2.2 . Like many other users, I ...
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*#9900# doesn't work in 2.3.3 any alternatives?

I have insufficient interval memory due to large system files. I have tried *#9900# but there is no option to delete the dump state or logcat files on 2.3.3. What other methods can I use on a non ...
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Cant find the delete dumpstate/logcat on my Galaxy TXT (Y Pro, B5510)

My internal storage keeps running low, even though I keep removing apps, and I only have a handful of apps installed. I cant install updates anymore either for the ones I do have because of this. I ...
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Why does my phone think it's low on space?

Before downloading a 1.14GB app on my Samsung Galaxy Phone, I had 1.24GB free in my internal storage. Strangely, I wasn't able to download the app and I got a message saying "Low on space. Phone ...
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Internal storage space running low after rooting and deleting unwanted apps

I am currently using a Samsung Galaxy GT-I8190 (S3 Mini) running Android 4.1.2 and I rooted my phone in order to get more internal memory to my disposal. It worked, but only for a little while. Then ...
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Why is my Android phone always showing “contacts storage space is low”?

My Android phone is always showing "contacts storage space is low". Even if I delete all of my contacts in the phone, I still get this message, and I can't store any new contact now. What is more, my ...
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Android Unknown Memory Usage

I have been having a problem with my Android 2.3.3 Samsung Galaxy S, that it was shutting 2 essential applications down: messaging app and call protocol. I have been tracing the cause of that by ...
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Insufficient memory nfs most wanted

I have samsung galaxy ace plus s7500 with 1.8 GB available internal storage and 8GB memory card. I want to run NFS most wanted on it that take around 2GB of space. Could you please tell me a way to ...
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Internal Memory getting low despite apps are moved out using Link2SD

There might be similar questions. I don't want to open those old question. This is what I have done: I have rooted my phone. I have installed Link2SD. It was working good. Suddenly I started to ...
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Message Memory Full in Samsung Galaxy Young Duos & Screenshot transferring

I have a Samsung Galaxy Young Duos. I got it for Christmas in 2012 and recently it has begun to tell me i have insufficient storage etc. Today it told me " Cannot receive message, Device to full..." ...
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HTC Desire Bravo low memory

It is constantly saying "Phone memory storage space is getting low" after I download app. Even if I move that app to SD (some apps cannot be moved) it is still low memory, about 18mb of 156mb. How to ...
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False “Internal memory space is low” on tPAD - need a root access

A friend of mine has a chinese Teclast tPAD with Android 2.3.1. After some time of usage we start to get system notification "Internal memory space is low". Yet there are tons of free space in all ...
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Can't download this app even though I have more than enough storage

I can't download an app that is 155mb large even though I have 1.7 gb of space left in internal storage and 600+ in external storage. Everytime I try, it says that I do not have enough space. Apks ...
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Why used internal memory is greater than total size of apps?

My phone reports 131MB internal memory use but when I add up the sizes of all apps in internal memory, it doesn't add up even to 100MB. I don't have any media whatsoever in the phone. What is the ...
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Phone storage low on my LG-L38C

I'm not Android Phone literate, so bear with me please. I own an LG-L38C. Storage: Total space: 1.00GB Available Space: 795MB System Memory Used: 155MB Free: 2.92MB SD Card Total Space: 3.63GB ...
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how can i fix a full text memory?

I cant text people anymore because my phone tells me it has a full text memory.I deleted a lot of old texts and the same thing keeps happening!I deleted an app and tried to delete another but now my ...
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insufficient internal storage problem

I have a problem of “insufficient space on the device” error on Micromax Canvas Gold (A300). It comes with 32GB internal storage and there is option to extend storage using external sd card. ...
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Insufficient Storage Nextbook

I am not able to download any updates or apps from the gooogle play store on my Nextbook. When I attempt to do so I get an error message that says there is insufficient space and that I am unable to ...
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I can't use the space in my SD card and I've already tried “first aid” tips. How can I get my phone to notice the external SD?

I have a Samsung Galaxy exhibit. My phone knows that the SD is in it, but if I try to update apps or download, it says I have insufficient storage. Previously said,I already tried the first aid tips ...
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*#9900# not working on LG G3 Beat/Mini

I've just updated to the latest version of Android OS and I keep getting the "Insufficient Memory" error message. It seems there is 4GB allocated to "Misc", which I'm guessing would be fixed by ...
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Sd card not making more space

I have a J1 smasung phone and I inserted a sd card intomy phone. I have moved all my apps, videos and pictures onto the sd card but it hasn't made more space on my device! I can't download any apps or ...
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Moto E does not download apps due to “insufficient storage space”

My Moto E isn't letting me download apps due to "insufficient storage space". I clear cached data all the time. I don't have any apps installed and I have 194mb free on the internal storage and 56gb ...
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can't download apps

My Moto E says insufficient storage space available every time I try to download an app. I don't have any apps currently installed and I clear all of my cache data frequently. My internal storage has ...
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Samsung Galaxy 2 Memory Problems

I have a Samsung Galaxy S2 and it keeps telling me that I have low memory on the device. I have scoured the internet for answers but all roads tell me that I need to: clear cached data (which ...
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partitioning internal meomory of android device

i restored factory settings on my Ajos tablet and in the process it renamed the internal sd to internal storage and now isnt supporting applications what can I do
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Can't install or update applications - “insufficient space”

For several months I have not been able to upgrade or install any application: when I try it says insufficient space on the device. At the moment it is also devoid of applications to optimize the ...
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Hudl 2 insufficient memory after installation

A while back I was going to install gangstar Vegas but half way through it come up saying insufficient memory. Ever since then it has said I have got 5gb worth of apps when in reality I probably have ...
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insufficient storage. can't download apps

I have a blu Neo 4.5. I have 7 gigabytes on my sd card. My internal storage is filled up so I moved all apps to sd card and still won't let me. How do I fix it?
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Directly storing apps in SD Card

So I bought an 'Swees' Android phone recently, with ~150mb Internal storage + 4gb External SD Card. I downloaded Android SDK manager on my mac, installed necessary packages and ran the 'adb' file in ...
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insufficient storage on my device

So I have an LG g Vista and I have 6 apps on my phone. I do not have an sd card. Every time I try to update apps or download apps it say "there is insufficient space on this device." why does it do ...
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Insufficient Space on Mobile Device

I have searched for an answer to my question because many others have asked this before me - but i guess i have to find more creative answers because all the given answers don't really work for me. I ...
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Insufficient storage space

My Samsung has 4 GB of internal memory. 1.7 GB is the Operating System 26 MB cache Used space is 2.95 GB So I go into used space and 1.16 GB is Apps and few MB is audio and downloads. I also have ...
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Not enough space when trying to move apps to SD card on my Samsung Galaxy S Advance

I have an awful Samsung Galaxy S Advance (GT-I9070), with the original firmware I9070XXLQL from Samsung, having Android 4.1.2, kernel 3.0.31-1485715. I have the following problem: I can't move ...
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Insufficient Storage error on Installing or Moving apps in Android JellyBean (4.1.2)

First of all, I've read and applied all the methods adviced here. And couldn't ask any help by adding a comment in those threads just because of I don't have 50 reputation. So if this question will ...
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Envizen Tablet storage insufficiency

My tablet lists two internal storage sections, apart from the SD card slot. The first is 1g and full. The second is about 5g and pretty empty. I understand why I can't move certain things to the SD ...
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Why do I have less system memory after I delete apps

After I delete an app I have less memory than I did before I downloaded the app. Are there any leftover files that are not deleted and if so how do I delete them. If I delete an app and try to ...
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Samsung galaxy S3 mini

I got the storage space running out icon on my phone. It said some functions may not work properly and that my device memory is full.. I had it for ages. I thought maybe if I got rid of photos it ...
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LG35G rooted, I used command prompt to edit the default storage location, yet its still downloading to phone memory?

I did everything the link said to do TWICE (Click here for link) Yet my phone (Its an older phone an LG35G) says when I try to download facebook or even Rock Hero that my brother wants to play it ...
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I'm getting OutOfMemoryError error when removing apps. How to resolve this?

I cannot update or remove any app because android reboots every time I try to do so. I've checked the problem using adb logcat *:E and I've found this: E/hawaii.gralloc( 1459): GRALLOC ALLOC flags ...
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How to access internal storage after rooting?

After rooting samsung galaxy star pro S7262 I am not able to access internal storage(sdcard0). When I click on gallery it shows "There is not enough space (100 MB) in your device.Delete Some Files". ...