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SD Card Format Timeout

Discussion in 'Standard/4k Discussion' started by YMMDroning, Jun 18, 2016.

  1. YMMDroning

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    Hi all,

    I'm new to flying my P3S and recently after a flight, my drone decided it wasn't going to read SD cards anymore. I tried the card that came with the drone when I got it along with a 32gb microSD card. I attempted to reformat the cards both on the drone (via the app) and on my computer which haven't resulted in any success.

    I was able to update the firmware on the P3S today, which is better than the last time I tried.

    Beyond exchanging/getting new cards, what other things could I do to try and get the card back working?

    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. RodPad

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    Are you getting the SD card to format in the computer, can you copy stuff to the Sd card with the computer?
     
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