SD card: Nokia Lumia 810

Learn how to format the SD card and manage files using the SD card, internal storage, and a computer.

 

 

 

 

Insert / remove SD card

 

To insert or remove the SD card, follow these steps:

 

Insert

To insert the memory card, follow these steps:

  1. Power the phone off.
  2. Remove the back cover using the notch located at the bottom-middle of the phone.
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  3. Lift the battery out using the notch located at the bottom of the compatment.
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  4. Insert the memory card with gold contacts facing down and slide in.
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  5. Replace the battery while ensuring the gold contacts at top-left are aligned.
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  6. Replace the back cover.

 

 

Remove

  1. Power the phone off.
  2. Remove the back cover using the notch located at the bottom-middle of the phone.
    insert sim 1.jpg
  3. Lift the battery out using the notch located at the bottom of the compatment.
    insert sim 2.jpg
  4. Slide the memory card out of the compartment.
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  5. Replace the battery while ensuring the gold contacts at top-left are aligned.
    inserting battery.jpg
  6. Replace the back cover.

 

 

Open / delete files

 

Open or delete files using the computer

To open or delete files on the SD card using a computer, follow these steps:

 

  1. Connect the USB cable to your phone and then to your computer.
  2. On the computer, navigate to and open the phone’s disk drive.
  3. Navigate to and open or delete the desired file(s).
  4. When finished, safely disconnect the phone from the computer.

 

 

Open or delete files using the device

To open or delete files on the SD card using the device, follow these steps:

 

  1. Navigate to the desired file (for example, a picture in the Photos gallery.
    Note: If deleting a music file, you must swipe left or right to the Songs screen.
  2. Touch and hold on the file.
  3. Tap Delete.
  4. Tap yes to confirm.

 

 

Set default memory storage

 

By default, the device stores data on the internal storage. To set the default memory storage to another location, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, swipe left.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Phone storage.
  4. Tap the following options:
    • Store new music + videos on field
    • Store new pictures on field
      • Tap one of the following settings:
        • Phone
        • SD card

 

 

 

Transfer files

 

Transfer files between computer & SD card

To transfer files and pictures between the computer and SD card, follow these steps:

 

  1. Connect the phone to your computer using the USB cable.
  2. On the computer, use the application you have installed to navigate to and open the phone’s disk drive.
  3. Navigate to and move the desired file(s).
  4. When finished, safely disconnect the phone from the computer.
  5. If necessary, close the computer application.

 

 

 

Transfer files between internal storage & SD card

To copy files from the internal memory to a memory card, you will need to sync your device to a computer and then use the computer to copy these files. This feature is not available using the device itself.

 

 

View free SD card space

To view the amount of free SD card storage, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, swipe left.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap Phone storage.
  4. View the SD card Bar graph and Used value.
  5. For more memory information, tap SD card.