Support Hard reset...how do you clear the SD card?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by rcyphermd, Jan 24, 2010.

  1. rcyphermd

    rcyphermd Well-Known Member
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    I have done a hard reset because I sold the phone. How do you delete anything that might be on the SD card?
     

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  2. khaag27

    khaag27 Well-Known Member
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    I believe formatting the sd card with delete everything on it.

    Go into your setting and going to the sd card and you will see format sd card.
     
  3. rcyphermd

    rcyphermd Well-Known Member
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  4. khaag27

    khaag27 Well-Known Member
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    no problem
     
  5. angelnluv09

    angelnluv09 New Member
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    I don't see format SD card in my settings what do I do? Thanks in advance!
     
  6. LBPHeretic

    LBPHeretic Well-Known Member
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    Thread moved to the troubleshooting section. I did a quick search and found the answer as shown below.

    Here is a post that explains it: http://androidforums.com/desire-support-troubleshooting/235085-format-sd-card.html#post1989360 . Basically, you go into Settings, then Phone and SD Storage, then unmount your microSD card, then format it. Be sure to mount it again after it is done formatting.
     
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