My Micro SD Card Is Not Working on Android Phone

"What can I do to resolve the problem that my micro SD card is not working on my Android phone? I put the micro SD card to my Android phone and it said micro SD card needs to be formatted. Then, I removed the micro SD card and reinserted it to another Android phone, but my micro SD card stops working on this Android phone. The micro SD card did not show up as a storage media on my phone. What can I do to get back all inaccessible files when micro SD card stops working on Android phone?"

"I have a micro SD card for my Android mobile phone, but recently the micro SD card is not readable on my phone. Connecting the micro SD card to my computer, it says micro SD card is corrupted and unreadable. Is there anything I can do to fix the problem or make the micro SD card readable on my phone or computer? I want to get back all inaccessible photos from this unreadable micro SD card. Can anybody recommend free Android data recovery tool for my phone SD card recovery?"

As a mobile phone, you might know many types of memory card like SD, SDHC, mini SD, micro SD, CF, etc. Micro SD card is a type of memory card which is quite commonly used in Android phone due to its tiny size and large capacity. A micro SD card in Android phone can be used to store various kinds of files such as videos, music, image, etc. You might lose all those files if your micro SD card stops working in Android phone. Then, is there any method to get back lost files when the micro SD card is not working normally on mobile phone?

Data Recovery When Micro SD Card Not Work on Android Phone

Since micro SD card is not working on Android phone, you need to rely on professional tools if you want to access file stored on the micro SD card. iCare Data Recovery is a data recovery tool, which enables you to deep scan the micro SD card even when it is not working on Android phone or any other device. This data recovery software helps search all inaccessible data on the micro SD card and then allows you to extract all the data from the card. This data recovery software supports Android phone like Samsung, Blackberry, HTC, etc when micro SD card inserted in the phone stops working.

Steps for Corrupted Android Phone Micro SD Card File Recovery

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Preparation: Free download and install iCare Data Recovery on computer. Connect the micro SD card for Android phone to this computer and launch the data recovery software.

Step1. You need to select a proper scan mode after running the software.

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Step2. Choose the micro SD card for scanning and then you only need to wait patiently before the software lists all files.

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Step3. You can preview files when software shows all found files after scanning and then you can save all lost data to another drive.

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Why Micro SD Card Is Not Recognized on Mobile Phone?

Are you wondering why your micro SD card is not recognized on mobile phone? Well, you might encounter this problem due to different reasons, such as:

  • Micro SD card for mobile phone is infected with virus
  • Android phone micro SD card contains bad sectors
  • Micro SD card has unsupported file system on smartphone
  • More other reasons

A micro SD cared will stop working or being recognized in situations above. When a micro SD card is not working on Android phone, you might receive different error messages, such as:


iCare Data Recovery supports Android phone memory card recovery even when it is not recognized by phone or other devices, so you can use this software to get back data from an unreadable micro SD card for Android mobile phone.

How to Get Micro SD Card Work in Mobile Phone?

A micro SD card brings much convenience when you need to use save different files on your mobile phone, but it will be terrible if you have trouble accessing the micro SD card because it is not recognized by your mobile phone or computer. Then, how can you get a corrupted micro SD card work in your mobile phone? When you are unable to read any data from an unrecognized micro SD card in Android phone, formatting the card usually helps resolve the problem. You can format the micro SD card on your mobile phone or by connecting the card to your computer, but you should remember that you had better format the card when all data has been recovered with a micro SD memory card data recovery program.

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