How to Move apps/games to external SD card on Micromax?

Most of the Micromax phones comes standard with 4GB ROM and around 1-1.5GB available for apps. Now people who like to install various kind of apps and games don’t find such storage sufficient. If we take high-end games into account their installation file may be small however the data files are of GB’s. So, the amount of ROM is less I admit however there are solutions to this problem too.Move apps to external SD card on Micromax

If you’re running out of storage for applications then you can opt for the methods mentioned below. Some phones allow the transfer of apps/games to SD card by default, if you’re phone doesn’t support that you can’t transfer the apps in a simple way however you can still transfer the apps by rooting your device.

Also Check: How To Flash a Custom ROM on your Micromax Device?

Transfer Apps to SD card on Micromax Phone


This is the simplest method in which you’d have to head towards the settings option–>Apps->All Apps–>Tap on the app which you want to move to external SD card and then tap on ‘Move to External SD card’ option. The option may not be available for few apps however you’d be able to transfer other applications. If you’re phone isn’t showing this option then you can’t transfer the apps this way. You’d have to follow any other way out. In the image shown below we have transfer Super Backup from internal storage to external SD card.

Refer to the below screenshot for more information:

How to Transfer apps to SD card


Method 2:

The first method mentioned above is time-consuming as for each app you’ve to follow the same steps again and again. We have few apps available on play store which allows users to transfer the apps to SD card in bulk. One of the most popular is  ‘Apps to SD card‘ app which allows the transfer in bulk.

Along with the transfer option it comes with the following features as well:

  • Hide apps from the app drawer.
  • Freeze apps.
  • App manager.
  • up-to-date UI style, themes.
  • batch uninstall apps.
  • 1-tap to clear all cache.
  • quick uninstall or move an app by drag-n-drop.
  • Sort apps by name, size or installation time.


If the above methods doesn’t works on your device then you’d need to root your device. We’ve written the rooting guides for almost all the Micromax devices, search the guide on our site, root your device and transfer apps and games to your external SD card.


  1. the MOVE TO EXTERNAL SD CARD is greyed out !!

  2. Sayantan Ghosh says:

    I am using A106 Unite2. Which comes with an internal storage of 8 Gb. But i am not being able to access it. My phone storage has been consumed already to the full. My external sd card is also filling fast. How to make full utilisation of the internal sd card??

  3. vaibhav says:

    In my YU yureka this option do not come

  4. Firoz says:

    Dear all,

    actually my phone show only two storage phone storage and internal storage but these storage are the related to lollipop but how to move some apps to sd card pls any suggestion for micro max A106

  5. dilip Kumawat says:

    I am using micromax unitary 3.i cannot move app to external sd card. There is no any options that “move to SD card” in app setting. how i move them.

  6. Sachan says:

    sir no any app to move in sd (micromax spark)
    Plz help me how to move app

  7. abhijith vs says:

    Iam using Micromax canvas xpress2 E313
    I can’t move apps or games from internal memory to external memory….in settings there is no option to move sd card …how can I do that? Pls help me……..plz

    • Rahul Mehta says:

      The only way is o root your device and then transferring the same.

      • Nithya says:

        can u explain clearly
        im using Micromax canvas juice 2.
        i rebooted it but still i cant find move to external memory option.

        • Rahul Mehta says:

          Root and not reboot. Please google it the guide to root your device.

          • v317 says:

            I have rooted device but cant find any way to move apps 2 sdcard or abb files to sd card

          • Rahul Mehta says:

            Use Apps to SD application, it is available on play store.

  8. akash oraon says:

    I rooted my juice2
    but still don’t know how to move apps
    app to SD, link to SD card, these types of apps still unable to move apps and games.

    please help 🙁

  9. Hrithik Singh says:

    In my micromax juice 2 this option is not coming!!!!! plzz suggest something other than rooting the device!!!????

    • Rahul Mehta says:

      If the option isn’t coming then you can not transfer the apps to external SD card.

  10. hi sir ..iam using micromax canvas selfie 2 q340 model to move apps phone storage to sd card

  11. Kirti Kumar patel says:

    Sir I have micromex canvas fier 4G q 411
    Ani application, video ,imeje are daunlod in mobile .
    Not daunlod in SD card .& it ani application are move in SD card plz halo me haw to seting.

  12. Hello,

    I can not move my downloaded applications into my SD card.
    Well I get an option MOVE TO SD CARD but it was disable every time. Why this is happens?

  13. venu says:

    i am using micromax canvas fire a107. the problem is my mobile is not showing my SD and it is saying that your memory card is used as internal storage. i want use my SD card as card memory only. what should i do now

  14. Giri says:

    Am using canvas 2 mobile…… When am trying to install apps in sd card but error shows “no certificate file found in the external SD card”. Plz help how to move apps & games internal memory to external SD.

    • Rahul Mehta says:

      You would have to download certificates for the same, please google about this.

  15. Manjeet Singh says:

    Hi there,

    Hope you doing good i have micromax e313 and there is no option to transfer the data to sd card if you can provide an solution that would be really helpful…..

    • Rahul Mehta says:

      Are you talking about data or apps? If data, then copy paste from internal SD card to external SD card.

  16. sameer says:

    is moving of apps to external storage option available on micromax canvas juice 3 Q392

  17. Sukhru movi says:

    I don’t have such features in Micromax unite 3 any other steps to move apps to SD or app location in storage device

  18. I am using Micromax Q415.
    Tell use of migrate in SDcard.
    Does migrate means moving internal memory to external please update .

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