SD card: LG G5

Learn how to use the task manager, view free space, and free up memory and storage on the LG G5 and SD card.




Transfer files

See SD card & device file transfer to transfer files between a device, SD card or computer.


Format SD card

  1. Drag down the notification bar and tap the Settings icon at the top-right.
  2. Tap General > Storage. (If using List view, scroll down to 'DEVICE,' then tap Storage.)
  3. Tap Erase SD card > Erase SD card.
  4. If prompted, enter security code >  Next.
  5. Tap Erase SD card to erase.



Insert / remove SD card

  1. Hold the phone face up with the top panel facing you.
  2. Insert the tip of the tray eject tool (or a small bent paperclip) into the tray eject hole next to the microSD & SIM tray slot.
  3. Push the tip all the way into the hole until the tray ejects.
  4. Pull out the tray.
  5. Pace the microSD card (contacts facing down) into the tray.
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  6. Insert the tray back into the device.