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Locked 8GB Sandisk SDHC Card how to unlock?

I bought several 8GB sandisk cards but they all say locked when I try to use them in my cam. How do I unlock them?

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  • Anonymous Jan 31, 2009

    Even with the side toggle switched to the unlock position, it remains locked.

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2009

    I've tried everything and the card remains locked!

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t00nz
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SOURCE: I need to unlock a Sandisk SD card, I've just

If you've already tried the slide switch, see this link for additional things that you can try.

Posted on Apr 02, 2010

SOURCE: SanDisk 8GB SDHC card cannot be read by either computer or T-Mobile Dash phone.

Solution :

Put the card in your phone, link the phone to your pc and format the card through your pc. You should see two additional drives, one for your phones memory and one for your card. I had the same problem with my phone but it is now sorted !

Paul

Posted on Oct 25, 2008

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SOURCE: my sandisk 2gb mem card locked and i dont know how to unlock it

slide switch on the side of card

Posted on Dec 09, 2008

robmcd27
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SOURCE: Formatting troubles for a 8gb Sandisk Micro SDHC

Hi Tony,

Have your My Computer window open and re-insert the card into the reader. If it doesn't show immediately, then right click and choose refresh. It should show up then.

Rob

Posted on Mar 03, 2009

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