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Factory Reset (micro)SD Card

This is not similar to other questions on this site. I used WinImage to restore a virtual hard disk to a physical drive. This was so I could make a backup of my Nook. It created a partition of around ...
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1answer
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Unable to load a file within a software using remote desktop connection

I was recently working with Windows Remote desktop connection. The local machine is windows 7 and the remote machine is windows 8. The connection was successful. I have a software installed on the ...
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Link My Documents folder to external SD Card

I have a laptop with 120GB SSD (limited space) and a 64GB SD card in the laptop. I have cloned my hard drive from a clean install of all the software installed. I would like to have the My Documents ...
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HTC Android Fails to mount- Mount from computer?

I Have an HTC Incredible S (S-Off, Rooted, ViperVIVO 1.3.0 ICS) that has seemingly ceased to posses the ability to mount its SD Storage to my computer. For whatever reason, whenever I plug in my ...
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How do I recover damaged photos on a microSD card?

I have bought a microSD card from eBay, and I have taken some photos with my mobile. At the time I could see them, but after some time some of them cannot be opened. 1) How can I still recover them? ...
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4answers
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Bypass read-only SD card with missing 'Lock' slider

I have an SD card, that is broken, the slider for the "Lock" is gone. When I put it into my computer it turned out to be in read-only, How can I override this with software? I need to format the SD ...
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2answers
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Which is best for ReadyBoost? SD card or USB?

Would it be better to use a USB or a SD card as use for ReadyBoost? I run windows 7 on a acer aspire laptop.
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0answers
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Windows can't access/modify large SD Card Files

I have a 32GB SD Card I use with my GoPro. It's FAT32, and I'm running it on Windows 7. I have 50 files or so on it of videos from my GoPro. I can copy all but two off of it. Those two are the ...
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1answer
532 views

How to boot Ubuntu from my SD card?

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 onto a micro SD card for an embedded device. However via the SD card adapter I have, I would like to boot it up on my laptop for development purposes. The SD has 32gb ...
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1answer
974 views

Create Shortcut to Files in my MicroSD Automatically

Some days ago, I got a problem with my Micro SD. The problem is this: When I connect my Micro SD to PC, and when I went to its drive, i can not see anythings there. Just there is a Shortcut with the ...
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0answers
51 views

How can I find out why my USB and SD drives intermittently fail?

I have an ASUS ZenBook 4GB solid state drive laptop, running Windows 7. Intermittently, I have noticed that 1 or the other built in USB ports fail, or the SD card reader fails (and the webcam only ...
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1answer
121 views

Windows 7 card reader drivers

I've formatted an SD card from ext3 to NTFS using Acronis. But after that any memory card stopped to mount in system. I have reinstalled card reader drivers but nothing. I think it's win7 problem, ...
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1answer
140 views

built-in card reader and webcam stopped working after upgrade

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1answer
376 views

How to instruct windows to ignore the 'write-only' mechanical switch on SD cards? [duplicate]

I have a bunch of SD cards that do not have the little plastic switch for the read only. so windows thinks it's write protected or something. (the card IS NOT write protected by the software lock ...
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1answer
531 views

16GB SD card showing up as 0 bytes in size, 0 bytes free - Windows 7

I have a fairly new 16GB SD card, my laptop runs Windows 7. I want to experiment using it for ReadyBoost. So this morning I went to delete all the files from it to clean it up. There were many 1000s ...
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0answers
17 views

Lowlevel format of SD card [duplicate]

My SD card is defect. I can see that some pictures are not correctly saved (can't be opened) and I can't take new pictures. If I want to format it in Windows (chosing fast or really) it cancels the ...
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1answer
557 views

How can I mount a sdcard and view it in /dev of a virtualbox guest

I'm trying to insert a SD card into my laptop (it's got a side slot for one) and have it show up on the guest machine running in a virtual box. Host: Windows 7 64 for x86 Guest: Ubuntu 64bit I want ...
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0answers
435 views

Mount exFAT on Windows

I have a Lenovo Carbon X1 with a 128SSD. I'm dual booting Win7 (need it for a couple of apps that don't run on Win 8) and Win8, so once the OS and apps are on the drive there's not much room for data. ...
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1answer
983 views

Reading the 2nd partition of CHDK-enabled SD card in Windows

I have a canon camera from before 2011. I've made my 8GB card bootable in the camera by creating 2 partitions, boot partition of 2GB FAT16 and a FAT32 one with all the rest: photos, alternate firmware ...
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3answers
419 views

Access denied to a file on FAT file system

I just got a new phone which is supplied with a 2 GB SD card. I bought a bigger card to replace it and I want to copy the preloaded data to the new card. The default card's filesystem is FAT and I've ...
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1answer
335 views

Image from non-recognised SD card partition on Windows 7

I would like to back up an entire SD card into a single file on Windows 7. This SD card contains an two ext3 partition which don't appear as a letter drive on Windows. I've tried Win32 Disk Imager, ...
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0answers
325 views

INtegral card readers have drivers installed but do not show on my computer

I recenlty fixed a computer powerbutton and accidentally unplugged a sd card reader and did not know where was at (didnt knw if it was usb or firewire/ after i found out, i guess i installed it on a ...
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1answer
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Is it worth installing applications to removable flash media on Windows 7?

Without the funds to buy a SSD for my soon to arrive laptop, and the knowledge that Visual Studio 2010 can be quite slow at times on a normal hard disk, I was trying to come up with possible solutions ...
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3answers
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Copy files from SD Card

I have a brand new 4GB SanDisc SD card. With lot of personal files. (jpg, exe, zip, rar, doc...) When I insert card in my notebook internal reader... first I get this message. Then, if I want to ...
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1answer
884 views

SD card shrinks in allowable size after copying disk image

I bought a 16G SD card to put Android on to put in my Nook Color. I downloaded a Honeycomb distribution and wrote the disk image to it. Then I found the Nook Color takes Micro-SD cards, and decided ...
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3answers
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Windows 7 ReadyBoost - What File System To Use With Flash Card/Drive?

NTFS, exFAT or FAT32? I know that FAT32 has a limit of 4GB transfer per file, but is it faster and better than NTFS or exFAT? Since Windows 7 by itself uses NTFS, it remains logical to format flash ...
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1answer
851 views

What are the hidden files on my new SD card?

I just plugged in a brand new micro SDHC card; when I brought up Explorer there was a flash of a filename, and then nothing. The card shows as empty, but when I look at Properties it says there's 32K ...
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Running Operating System From Flash Card Or Flash Drive On Laptop?

I heard that flash memory cards are better than flash drives for this and they are also small things that fit into flash reader slot in laptop that don't stick and hang so you would be able to carry ...
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1answer
422 views

Rotated pictures on SD card can't be displayed on my camera

While viewing pictures on my computer directly from an SD card, I decided to rotate some of them. I then put the SD card back into the camera. However, now the camera does not show the rotated ...
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3answers
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SD Card reader not working on Sony Vaio

This laptop (Sony Vaio VGN-Z31MN/B PCG-6z2m) has been installed with Windows 7 64 bit, all the drivers from Sony's VAIO site are installed, and everything in Device Manager both (a) has a driver and ...
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1answer
432 views

SD card file system gets corrupted after power loss

We have an embedded system running Windows Embedded Standard 7 (SP1 beta) on an SSD hard drive. We log data periodically on a SD card. We had a power loss while the software was running (therefore ...
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Windows 7: how to remove write protection for my SD memory card?

I am not able to write anything to my SD memory card, using Windows 7. How can I remove the write protection?
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6answers
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ReadyBoost in Windows 7

I've bought an SD card today for my phot frame, but when I inserted it into my notebook I saw I could use it for ReadyBoost. Some background I'm a .net developer, using VMs and developing web ...
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2answers
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Card reader driver not installing correctly, but same driver used to work

I have an Acer Aspire 7720G-813G32Bn laptop. It has integrated (maybe 3?)-in-one memory card reader. The reader uses Ricoh chip from R5C8 series. I don't know the exact model number. I can't see the ...
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Does ReadyBoost really improve performance? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Does Windows ReadyBoost have a meaningful impact on performance? Does using an SD card with ReadyBoost help? Would I notice any difference on a 32-bit netbook with ...
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what appropriate “Allocation Unit Size” for an exFAT SD card with ReadyBoost

I've brought an 4GB SD card and I'm dedicating it for use by ReadyBoost (on Windows7) Im looking to get the most profit on performance, so i've formatted it with exFAT (as recommended by Microsoft) ...
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1answer
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How to make the memory card (SD) from digital camera to start automatically (enable Auto Run )?

When I insert the memory card from my digital camera I want to start Autorun becouse I want to start copying the pictures automatically just like when I plug the USB-cable from the camera.Is there a ...
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3answers
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Can we format SD Cards with the exFAT format?

I don't have one to test this at the moment but I plan to buy an 8GB card and use it with ReadyBoost (Windows 7) on my laptop.
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6answers
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Is it possible to disable the “scan and fix” message when inserting an SD Card?

Every time I insert the SD card from my camera into the card reader, I get this dialog: Of course there is no need to scan it. Is there a way to disable it?
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1answer
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Why Is My Media Card Reader not working in Windows 7?

I have a Dell 2407FWP monitor that has a built in media card reader and USB ports. The USB Ports work fine but the media card reader shows up in Devices as a USB 2.0 device with the error that it ...