To check where your programmes will be stored by default, go to Settings (found in the top right-hand corner of the BBC iPlayer Downloads application) and. All the latest iPlayer tips and tricks for the BBC's live streaming and catch-up TV service. Find the very best help and advice here. been looking at this and apparently it is "to comply with Google guidelines" or something, but iPlayer wont use the SD card for videos (so I run. I have several programs on my BBC iPlayer app but I can't get into it without updating it. Although I have megabytes of free space on my. Why can't I store programmes on an SD card on my mobile? You can only download programmes to to download on the app? Accessibility · iPlayer TV Help. Using this go to external storage (your sd card) and create a new folder - call it bbc. Download an iplayer programme. Go back to File Manager. Unfortunately not. You can only download programmes to your device's internal storage and not to external storage devices such as an SD card, USB device. I have a 16GB A3. I have downloaded lots of bbc iplayer kids programmes and also some you tube films for my toddler daughter (who loves. I've moved the iplayer data to SD card using app manager, but when I download programmes, it reduces the memory on the device, despite the. I'd like to download a few programmes to my Samsung tablet before I come over but don't have enough room on the internal memory of the.