Unreadable Micro SD card

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barosejader Posts 1 Registration date Wednesday November 4, 2015 Status Member Last seen November 4, 2015 - Nov 4, 2015 at 01:43 AM
Boogieman_WD Posts 275 Registration date Friday October 10, 2014 Status Member Last seen October 19, 2016 - Nov 4, 2015 at 02:26 AM
I have a Sandisk Micro SD card, my friend fell my phone and then suddenly my SD card says "Mount SD card" "Insert SD card". I tried to remove and put it back again but nothing happened.
I also tried putting it in a SD card reader but when I plug the card reader it always says "USB not recognized". Please do help me with this problem! :(

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Boogieman_WD Posts 275 Registration date Friday October 10, 2014 Status Member Last seen October 19, 2016 36
Nov 4, 2015 at 02:26 AM
Hey there, barosejade.

Although it's pretty difficult for a Micro SD card to get damaged when a phone is dropped, due to its slot and tiny size - it's not impossible. It really sounds like the memory card might have failed. If you don't need to recover data from it, you can try to reformat it via Disk Management if it's recognized there, or try using the manufacturer's format tool, to see if it can detect it and format it, so that you can use it again.

Hope that helps.
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