Sd card not formatting

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Nitin Pasoriah - Jan 14, 2017 at 09:28 AM
R2D2_WD Posts 3606 Registration date Monday September 1, 2014 Status Member Last seen February 20, 2017   - Jan 18, 2017 at 04:24 AM
Hello,
Iam having sd card (Samsung 16 gb) that was unable to format by windows. It stores some data and am able to copy it but this sd card is not formatting.


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R2D2_WD Posts 3606 Registration date Monday September 1, 2014 Status Member Last seen February 20, 2017   155
Jan 18, 2017 at 04:24 AM
Hi Nitin Pasoriah,

So, you are able to copy data in and out of the card but you cannot format it? Are you trying to format from Disk Management? Please backup all data and run the Command Prompt. Type the following commands:
Diskpart
List disk
Select disk n (n must be the number of the drive)
Clean

This way all data should be wiped and all partitions deleted. Go back to Disk Management and check if you are able to format the drive.

Hope this helps