Saving to Incredible or Card?

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  1. stanwelks
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    When saving media to the phone, how does it decide if it is saved to internal built in storage or to the memory card? So far I have mounted it and able to drag media directly to the card, though can you also drag it straight to the internal phone?
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    You can set your preferences to save to either SD card or phone for different features. I have my music, photos, some wallpapers set to store on my SD card so I'm not eating up a bunch of my phones memory. It's your choice how you want to manage memory storage.
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    Can apps be run from the sd card or do they need to be downloaded to the main memory?
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    Right now they go right to the phone memory. With froyo 2.2 this will be an option I believe.
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    Where do you find the preference?
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    go to your camera app, select menu, scroll down to the settings and change save settings to SD Card
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    Save as much as you can to the SD card, this way if the phone craps out and you need a replacement it's all on the card when you remove it for the new phone.
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    Never thought about it from that angle, but that's a really good reason to save to the card. Thanks.
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    Does accessing the card burn a lot of juice?I know pictures on the phone load faster than on the card and when I access my gallery on the card my battery seems to drain faster. On my previous phones it was suggested save wallpaper, etc on phone for battery savings

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