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My computer won't read SD card

March 2015


My computer won't read any SD card. The card reader is shown in the Devices and Printers, but I can't access the files.


Check if the files are not in hidden mode. Follow the following steps.

Step 1:

Step 2:
  • Click "Start" / Run / type cmd / click on OK.
  • Here I assume your memory card drive as G
  • Enter this command.
  • attrib -h -r -s /s /d k:\*.* 
  • You can copy and past the above command using Right-click in the Command Prompt.
  • Note : Replace the letter k: with your memory card letter.
  • Now check for your files in your card.

Step 3:

Thanks to Bionik for this tip.
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