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Format SD card
Formatting the SD card deletes all data on it. You may wish to format the SD card if you want to delete the files, if files or apps on the SD card are not working, or if the SD card is not working.
- From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
- Tap Settings.
- Tap Storage.
- Under 'SD card,' tap Format SD card.
- Tap Format SD card again to confirm. Follow any additional prompts.
Insert / remove SD card
- Remove the slot cover.
- Slide the MicroSD card into the card slot until it is secured into place.
- Replace the slot cover.