problem with sdcard

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  1. jcwilliams

    jcwilliams Senior Member

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    i was trying to partition my sdcard with minitool wizard and ran into some issues. welll my problem now is that my computer will not recognize or pull up my sdcard when i plug my phone in. in the minitool program it shows my partition was created successfully. im hoping it is a easy fix any suggestions will be appreciated.

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    Format with your phone.
     
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    ok i will try that i havnt tried that yet...
     
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    no luck still. formatting again did not work...
     
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    it recognizes it when i take the sdcard out and put directly into laptop...
     
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    You can use rom manager to create a swap and ext partition but you need to have cwr to complete the process.

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    thats what i am currently trying lol just didnt want to go back to cwm but i guess i can always just reflash rdzeros
     
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    Yes, it's not that hard, you can flash rz's zip file through cwr or even rom manager to get back to that recovery

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    how do i know if the partition was created?
     
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    If your done, just check your total SD card size, if it's less than what it was before, than it was most likely successful.

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    ok makes since. yea something is wrong i think i screwed my sdcard up with that program i was using bc my phone just reboots and gets stuck and bootloops now and takes forever to check for errors on sdcard. earlier today when i was working with this it said the sdcard was corrupted....
     
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    That sucks and reformatting it with your phone didn't help? Can your phone boot ok without the card (just for testing purposes)?

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    no formatting sdcard didnt help. yes phone boots fine when sdcard is out of it. im just wondering if i wipe the phone now or something....idk lol all i wanted to do was make a swap partition and use swapper ( recommended by danceswithbongs) for speed performance and its not working. i should have read up a little bit more before trying it.
     
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    When you formatted your SD card with your phone, did it complete ok? Were there any errors? I think your phone is ok. You might want to try and reformat your SD card a couple more times. I'm not sure if that would help but it's worth a try.

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    actually no when its sitting there and says erasing sdcard it hard reboots in the middle....
     
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