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Unmount and Remove the microSD Card

Follow these instructions to unmount and remove a microSD card. Always unmount the microSD card before removing it from your phone, and always power the phone off before inserting or removing a microSD card.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > General tab.
  2. Tap Storage.
  3. Tap unmount sd card icon.
  • The status of the SD card changes from Ejecting to Ejected. The card is now unmounted.
  1. Press and hold the Power/Lock key and then tap Power Off > POWER OFF to turn off your phone.
  2. Gently insert the ejection pin into the hole on the card tray and then pull out the ejected tray.

    illustration of removing the sd card tray
  3. Take the microSD card out of the tray to remove it.

    illustration of removing the sd card