How do I format the memory card on my Galaxy S8/S8+?

Last Update date : 2017.04.07

A memory card formatted on a computer may not be compatible with the device. Format the memory card on the device.


Before formatting the memory card, remember to make backup copies of all important data stored

in the memory card. The manufacturer’s warranty does not cover loss of data resulting from user



On the Home screen, tap Apps → Settings → Device maintenance → Storage → More option →

Storage settings → SD card → Format.



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