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I'm using an xperia z3 and used file commander to browse and found that i kept running out of space because of a 4gb thumbnail/preview file/folder that grows rather quickly. I tried deleting the folder but after deleting the folder I saw that no space was freed and it was still there. So I tried moving the folder to my SD csrd which resulted in 4gb of space taken up on my SD card and no space freed. I dont think I can find the thumbnail previee folder anymore but I think new files are building up because I'm running oit of space again. Does anyone know whats going on?.

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Thumbnail folder is automatically created by android. It helps android to open pictures from gallery in a faster way. Even if you delete the folder, android keeps on recreating it.

Although there is a work around it. You can create a text file and save it with extension .thumbnail. Now replace .thumbnail folder with .thumbnail file.

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