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    Hi folks, sorry if this has been posted already. My son got a moto E with 4GB internal storage today but in "storage " it says total space is 2,21GB with only 1.30GB available. I'm guessing this is down to preinstalled apps like maps, Google play music picassa up loader etc. My question is can I clean off any of the unwanted stuff?? he only plays a few games, facebook etc,
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    Check under apps in the setting menu. Several should be able to be disabled.

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    Uninstall updates then hit Disable. That should reduce the space they take and stop them from running.
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    Cheers Zedorda
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    I'm guessing this is down to preinstalled apps like maps, Google play music picassa up loader etc. My question is can I clean off any of the unwanted stuff??


    Its not the just the pre-installed apps that are taking up the space. The operating system (Android) takes most of the space that is already used. Its the same on most handsets. My 32GB Nexus 5 only has about 28GB of user memory. Removing pre-installed apps wont make much of a difference.
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    I understand that but still there should be some choice of what you want/need on your phone.
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    If you want the bare minimum, you're gonna have to build it yourself. Even Google preloads apps onto devices.

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