Galaxy S® III mini - How do I Format the microSD™ card on my Samsung Galaxy S® III mini?

Last Update date : 2014.09.25

Format a microSD™ Card


From the Home screen, touch Menu 1 > Settings 2 > More 1 > Storage 4 . Your microSD card information is displayed, along with your device memory.

WARNING: Formatting your microSD card will remove all personal information from the card. This information cannot be recovered.

Touch Format SD™ card. Review the message about data, and touch Format SD card again. Touch Delete all to complete the formatting process.

Mount a microSD Card


1. From the Home screen, touch Menu 12 > Settings 1 > More 34 > Storage 23 > Mount SD card

Unmount a microSD Card


1. You must unmount a microSD card before removing it. From the Home screen, touch Menu 22 > Settings 12 > More m > Storage d > Unmount SD card. Touch OK to finish unmounting the card.

2. Remove the back cover.

3. Grasp the microSD card, and remove it from your device.

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