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    Default Internal memory getting low

    What is stored on internal memory other than apps? I need to free some of it up but don't really have any significantly sized apps to remove. All my media is stored on the SD. I have Astro file manager, FYI.

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    Palm Treo 755 --> Rooted Droid Eris --> Rooted HTC Thunderdud --> 2012 Google Nexus 7 and rooted Samsung Galaxy S4
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    Cache. You can go through your apps in settings->applications->manage applications and, after the list is updated, sort by size. You can go into each and try deleting the cache for the largest ones. The browser is probably a big culprit.
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    Quote Originally Posted by doogald View Post
    Cache. You can go through your apps in settings->applications->manage applications and, after the list is updated, sort by size. You can go into each and try deleting the cache for the largest ones. The browser is probably a big culprit.
    Excellent tip. Thank you very much. I suppose how often you do this depends on how much you use your device. Is there an application that can automate this process and clear cache in the background?
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    There is an app called CacheMate, but it is only for users with root access, unfortunately. I'm not sure if there is something for non-root users.

    There is this one (which I have never used); it will at least let you sort by cache size, and go in to the apps one at a time.
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    with root you can remove lots of bloatware, and overclock a little bit. it helps free up space, and multi-tasking is a bit better.
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