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Galaxy Y saying lack of memory on downloading an app

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Old 21-11-2012, 22:53
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In trying to install Whatsapp on my Samsung galaxy Y when it installs a message comes up and says lack of memory !

I have checked the memory and there is loads remaining ?
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Old 23-11-2012, 06:06
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Save your data and then reset your mobile.
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Old 23-11-2012, 10:52
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Its running out of internal storage. You can check under Settings -> Storage and check under internal storage.

There is no need to reset which would wipe all your apps and is a pain. I would look at an application called App2SD which may be able to move from applications from internal memory to SD card storage where you probably have plenty of space.

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Old 23-11-2012, 11:01
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App2Sd will also clear your cache and free up some more space.
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