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Computer is not reading my Micro SD, but phone is reading..

I inserted the Micro SD into the Adapter, then I put the adapter into the computer slot, and the computer shows it's in, but every time either freezes up or says "Please insert a disc into SD Card (F:)." I just bought it yesterday, so maybe I am doing something completely wrong. It works in my Cell phone which is a T-Mobile Nokia 6086 just fine, but I want to use the card on my computer.

Please get back to me as soon as possible.

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  • LukeF31 Jul 23, 2008

    Well, it is a 2gb Micro SD, and I just reformatted it, and the same thing is still happening. I am wondering if there is some other kind of software to read the card other than just the "My Computer" application that comes with the computer. If there isn't than what is my problem?

  • LukeF31 Jul 23, 2008

    I checked it in my upstairs printer, computer, and in my Nintendo Wii, and the other computer doesn't read it at all. The Wii says something like Can't read SD card, and the printer says error. But it's weird that it works in the phone. I've tried 2 different adapters for the card as well. It could be that I'm using an over 1gb card, in which case I will just use the card for extra picture and video storage on my phone, but I'd appreciate it if I could download them off of the computer.

  • Anonymous Oct 03, 2008

    laptop won't read card

  • Anonymous Nov 02, 2008

    garbage

  • maxxymus27 Nov 28, 2008

    I have the same problem with a kingston 8GB SDHC,

    First time I inserted on the PC USB port and it worked...

    After I inserted it into my cellphone(nokia N95) I got the "please insert disk "

    now I can only use it with the phone....

  • Anonymous Dec 01, 2008

    Same problem man

  • kenyaj Dec 09, 2008

    i put my card into a mottoralla phoe and hooked that up to the computer and it says to formatt it and i tried but then it says it cant formatt so what do i do

  • v mccoy Dec 19, 2008

    my micro sd adapter reads memory card error in my camera. I have not even tried it in my comuter yet, as i am wanting to upload photos for some christmas presents on those digital frames for grandparents. they are coming tommorrow morning.....any solutions?

  • lightassasin Dec 28, 2008

    I put it in the Phone and it works im able to put stuff on it and save it etc...but when i put the card in to my computer the computer just freezes...no errors nothing just freezs...i would like to use it on my computer. Help :|

  • Anonymous Jan 05, 2009

    I just bought a micro sd card for my phone. When i put the card into the phone it reads it but obviously nothing is on it. So I Put the card into the computer to add music onto it and nothing pops up. So i go to "My computer" but its not reading the card at all..What do i do?

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What size is the SD card in GBs? If it is larger than 2GB (4 or 8) do you have a SDHC card reader?
Also try formating the card first in the phone and then using it. Using it straight out of the package, while able to be written, my have difficultly with other devices reading the data.

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SD card reader software is incorporated in service pack 2. If the micro card works ok it may be the adapter is at fault. Have you checked on a different computer to see if it still malfunctions?

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I recently had a phone exchanged for the identical phone. (nokia 6086 flip phone) When I tried to see my photos on my new phone from my micro SD card it would not read it and said "Card not formatted, Operation failed". Now it will not see it on my new phone either. What do I do.

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There are card readers out there that have trouble reading memory cards greater than 1 gb. You might want to replace your card reader with a newer model.

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