formatting a micro sd card

  Old Geeza 12:01 20 Dec 2009

HI all
I purchased 2 micro sd cards (4gig) complete with adapter but when inserted into my reader it keeps asking for disk.....or to format the card...when i try to format it says cannot format the card. I tried the micro sd card from my daughters phone which is only 1 gig and it reads it. Can anybody tell me why I cant format the cards?

  Old Geeza 12:06 20 Dec 2009

just noticed that my new cards are HC and my daughters card is just micro SD,could this be the reason?

  BRYNIT 12:07 20 Dec 2009

How old is the card reader.

Older car readers will only read SD cards upto 2GB and will not be able to read HCSD cards which are 4GB+ you may need a new card reader.

  Old Geeza 17:41 20 Dec 2009

Think that this is probably the reason, new one on the way from ebay...thanks

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