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How do I insert or remove the microSD™ card for my Samsung Galaxy S5 mini?

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.

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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.

  2. Remove your device's battery.

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

  5. Replace the back cover. Press along the edges of the cover until it clicks into place to create a secure seal.

Remove the microSD Card

To prevent damage to information stored on the microSD card, unmount the card before removing it from the device.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

  2. Touch Settings.

  3. Scroll to and touch Storage.

  4. Scroll to and touch Unmount SD™ card.

  5. Touch OK to finish unmounting the card.

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

  7. Remove your device's battery.

  8. Carefully slide the microSD card out of the microSD card slot.

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