Move Installed Application to SDcard (mac)

The case is same with Move Installed Application to SDcard but now for Mac user.


  1. Download Android SDK for mac from their official website.
  2. Extract Android SDK to your mac HD.
  3. Go to extract folder SDK and open folder android-sdk-mac_x86
  4. Open tools folder In android-sdk-mac_x86 folder
  5. Select “Android” terminal app
  6. Here the package list that you must install

How to move the unmove application to SDcard

  1. Go to Dock -> Terminal Application, right click and choose new Window-Basic
  2. After the terminal windows show up, Drag platform-tools folder (this folder locate in android-sdk-mac_x86)
  3. Now type
    adb shell pm setInstallLocation 2

Now, the default install is move from Internal Memory to SDcard.


The differences mac and windows:

  • In Mac you cannot change the drive letter
  • You must drag platform-tools folder to terminal window before write Command “adb shell pm setInstallLocation 2″,”adb shell pm setInstallLocation 0” or “adb devices”

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