How do I insert or remove the microSD™ card for my Samsung Galaxy S5 Active?
Your device lets you use a microSD™ or microSDHC™ card to expand memory space. This secure digital card lets you exchange pictures, music, and data with microSD compatible devices.
Insert a microSD Card
Gently pull the cover off the device, using the slot at the top (1). Lift the cover up and away from the device (2).
Remove your device's battery.
Carefully slide the microSD card into the microSD card slot. The microSD card slot is above the SIM card slot. Be sure to insert the microSD card into the correct slot.
Insert the battery into the opening on the back of the device, making sure the contacts align (1). Gently press down to secure the battery (2).
Replace the back cover by positioning the tabs at the bottom (1) and lowering the cover into place (2).
Press along the edges of the back cover until you have a secure seal and it clicks into place.
Remove the microSD Card
You must first unmount the microSD card before removing it. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings > GENERAL > Storage > Unmount SD card. Touch OK to finish unmounting the card.
Remove the back cover, and then remove the battery.
Grasp the microSD card and remove it from the device.
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