How to format micro SD card on your Galaxy phone

Last Update date : Apr 11. 2021

A memory card formatted on a computer may not be compatible with 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 actions.

Follow the below guide to learn how to format your micro SD card.

1 On the Apps screen, tap Settings.
Tap Settings

2 Tap Device maintenance.
Tap Device Maintenance
3 Tap Storage.
Tap Storage
4 Tap More option icon (three dots).
Tap More Option
5 Tap Storage settings.
Tap Storage setting
6 Tap SD card.
7 Tap Format.
Tap SD card

Note: Device screenshots and menus may vary depending on the device model and software version.

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