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Questions tagged [micro-sd]

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What are the pros and cons of installing and running Ubuntu from a microSD card? [closed]

I have a laptop with a spare microSD card. I am planning to install Ubuntu 16.04 on that card and use it alongside Windows. What are the pros and cons of running Ubuntu from a SD card? I don't think ...
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Trouble installing Ubuntu 18.04 on a microSDXC card

I've tried with Ubuntu Mate, and Xubuntu. I'm trying full install, not making a live USB SD card. I get the Minimal bash-like line editing is supported error. I tried Boot Repair, and it didn't do a ...
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My SD card that I use with my truck's dash-cam says disk full. but disk is blank

I use Ubuntu 17.04 and the dash cam in my truck records to a SD card. When I put it in my dash cam it says card full, but when I put it on my desktop it says it's empty. I just want it to be like new ...
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unable to mount a damaged micro sd card

Hi all and thanks in advance for your help. I am running ubuntu on a virtual box trying to recover a damaged micro sd card. i have tried using photorec however it does not see the drive. I have the ...
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Cant erase or format samsung microsd

I have a samsung 16gb microsd i cant write or format on it. Now it doesnt mount on ubuntu but gparted detects it. I tried ubuntu format, gparted, low level hdparm, with no sucess. Hope someone can ...
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micro SD card not working in Ubuntu?

I am trying to format a micro SD card from Ubuntu to use it for flashing ROMs to my tablet. When I get an adapter ( I tried lots ) from micro SD to SD and plug it into my SD slot the card shows up, ...
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Micro SD Card Reader Slot Not Working (HP Stream 14-z010nr does not detect)

The Micro SD slot on my computer is not working. Model no of my PC is: J9V55UA - more info here The computer only has 32GB of eMMC memory (No HDD or SSD), therefore using an external memory card is ...
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Ubuntu 16.04.2 LTS does not find micro SD card

SanDisk micro sd card 32gb Transcend MicroSD card reader Ubuntu 16.04.2 During an install of motioneyeos I noticed that the /dev/mmcblk* are not there. I checked lsusb -a and see that the card ...
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Unlock the micro sd card

There is no physical switch. I've tried many application software in windows and Linux but yet still not working. I think the last time I can modify the micro sd card content is where I make deletion ...
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How to enlarge a partition on an micro-sd card after burning an ubuntu image for an ARM- Board

got a problem, that a burned image of ubuntu on a micro-sd card for an arm-Board doesn't fit the whole space on the card and doesn't leave enough space for dist-upgrade. Repartitioning on-the-fly isn'...
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Can I install ubuntu on my computer by using a microSD card as installation media

I am looking to install Ubuntu on my HP notebook, but I only have a microSD card and an adapter on me. Does anyone know if I can install Ubuntu on my laptop with a microSD card as installation media.
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Write protection can't be turned off

I want to format my microSD card, but when I try an error says that the file system is read-only. I found this, but none of the answers work form my case, which is identical to the one I linked to. ...
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Error mounting a micro SD card

This is the error message: Error mounting /dev/mmcblk0 at /media/jonathan/bb960ee6-cd2a-476b-999c-7a929d0e26dd: Command-line `mount -t "ext4" -o "uhelper=udisks2,nodev,nosuid" "/dev/mmcblk0" "/media/...
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SD Card Slot not recognized 14.04

I hope somone can help me out. I tried some solutions but nothing has fixed my problems. My SD Card Slot is not recognized by Ubuntu. It also doesnt listed as a storage. I dont know how i should fix ...
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Is it possible to repair sd card?

I have done pretty much everything I guess. I just want to format my micro-SD card so I can write a Raspbian image to it for my RPI. To begin with I am pretty new at Ubuntu so I am pretty sure that I ...
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Unable to Mount 128GB Micro SDXC Storage Card [duplicate]

Previously, I was able to read from and write to my 128GB Micro SDXC storage card, which is always removed from my computer correctly (i.e. using the "eject" option)... It is also removed from my cell ...
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Mobile phone storage device not recognized by Ubuntu

I have a mobile phone about two years old. When I first bought this phone, the internal micro SD card was recognized without the slightest problem. All I had to do was to connect the phone using a USB ...
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Error in formatting corrupted Micro Sd Card

Initially this 4 gb microSD worked for a couple days inside a cellphone before it stopped functioning. I have used an adapter to plug it into my computer making sure that the write protected switch ...
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MicroSD and Testdisk. Can't find any partitions. Is it dead? [duplicate]

Sorry for my english, i'm italian and my istruction system sucks. Until yesterday my MicroSD worked perfectly in my Android smartphone. But this morning I can't read anything anymore from it. My ...
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How to format an external 64GB SD card (exfat) using command line?

I have an microSD card with 64GB capacity which has exFAT file system. If I insert it to my card reader, it is mounted automatically. But I am looking for a command to format the card. I installed ...
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Error mounting microSD card on 14.04

I recently got a microSD card for a music player, I've tried to mount this on my computer to transfer music but have got the following error: Unable to mount 127 GB Volume Error mounting /dev/sdb1 ...
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How to verify the microSD size advertised by the manufacturer?

I bought an 8GB microSDHC card. Which terminal command should show me the size as at least = 8,000,000,000 bytes ? The size should include the partition table and every byte of the card. fdisk -l is ...
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Unable to access 64gb volume - Ubuntu 14.04

I'm unable to mount Sandisk 64GB SDXC card. This error shown while connecting using my phone. I tried this, this and this links, but unable to find any solution. I've tried the below commands to ...
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Rescue data from corupted FAT32 micro SD card

I used it on android and it just stopped working. I want to extract data before I format it. Here's the output of sudo dosfsck -w -r -l -a -v -t /dev/mmcblk0p1: fsck.fat 3.0.26 (2014-03-07) fsck.fat ...
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How can I completely erase all data on a (micro) SD card?

I just got a micro sd card that I plan on using with the Raspberry Pi. I used the KDE partition manager to delete the original partition on the card and to write a new 12GiB ext4 partition. After ...