1. Android Central Question's Avatar
    I have searched in all folders in the internal storage of my Android tablet but I don't see where are the downloaded books and apps from Google Play are stored. I also want to know if they can be transferred to an external storage (USB drive or SD card. Thanks
    02-01-2019 09:57 AM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Media that you download using any of the Google Play apps (i.e., Books, Music, Movies) is saved to a protected system directory that you can't access unless you root the device. I presume this is a way of preventing users from distributing copies. In order to download media to the SD card, you need to change the relevant setting within the app and then re-download the media.
    02-01-2019 10:54 AM
  3. hallux's Avatar
    You won't find them. They're there, but they're encrypted (outside of the device encryption). That's done to prevent pirating of the titles.

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    02-01-2019 10:57 AM

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