Patent Number: 8,819,572

Title: Mobile terminal supporting detachable memory cards and detachable memory card management method thereof

Abstract: A mobile terminal supporting detachable memory cards and a method for managing the detachable memory cards attached to the mobile terminal is provided. The detachable memory card management method of the present invention includes displaying, if at least two memory cards are detected, icons representing the memory cards on an idle mode screen, detecting selection of at least one of the icons, and creating files, stored in a source memory card represented by one of the selected icons, in a destination memory card represented by another icon. The detachable memory card management method of the present invention is capable of displaying the card icons representing the memory cards attached to the mobile terminal on the idle mode screen such that the user can identify the attached memory cards.

Inventors: Jeong; Ha Young (Seoul, KR), Kim; Young Mi (Seoul, KR), Youn; Su Jung (Uijeongbu-si, KR)

Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G06F 3/048 (20130101); G09G 5/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/26/12018