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How do I insert or remove the microSD card for my Samsung Galaxy J1?

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 the microSD Card

  1. Gently pull the cover off the device, using the slot on the side. Lift the cover up and away from the device.

    Samsung remove back cover
  2. Remove your device's battery.

  3. Carefully slide the microSD card into the microSD card slot.

    Samsung insert microSD card

    There is a SIM card slot below the microSD card slot. Be sure to insert the microSD card into the correct slot.

  4. Insert the battery into the opening on the back of the device, making sure the contacts align. Gently press down to secure the battery.

    Samsung reinsert battery
  5. Replace the back cover. Press along the edges of the back cover until you have a secure seal and it clicks into place.

    Samsung close back cover

Remove the microSD Card

You must unmount the microSD card before removing it.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

  2. Touch Settings.

  3. Scroll to and touch Storage.

  4. Scroll to and touch Unmount SD card.

    Samsung touch Unmount SD card
  5. Touch OK to finish unmounting the card.

  6. Remove the back cover and the battery.

  7. Grasp the microSD card and remove it from the device.

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