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Sd card transfer problems

19th April 2012, 03:20 AM |#1  
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I'm currently using an 8GB sdcard. I bought a 16GB and tried to transfer data. The first problem I have is that it takes forever to transfer it from my computer to the new card. I used a USB cord (new) and it still takes hours. Once it finally finished transferring I reboot and none of my data is there. What am I doing wrong?

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19th April 2012, 04:58 AM |#2  
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Did you get the card from ebay? It's likely the card is a fake, or is just DOA.
19th April 2012, 10:00 AM |#3  
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of course ,i think the sd card is a fake,to change another sd card to try again
19th April 2012, 12:39 PM |#4  
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I'm currently using an 8GB sdcard. I bought a 16GB and tried to transfer data. The first problem I have is that it takes forever to transfer it from my computer to the new card. I used a USB cord (new) and it still takes hours. Once it finally finished transferring I reboot and none of my data is there. What am I doing wrong?

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Download h2testw on windows and run it to check your SD cards validity

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19th April 2012, 03:48 PM |#5  
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I bought the card from DailySteals.com. It looks like a legit card and my computer recognizes it.

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19th April 2012, 11:56 PM |#6  
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I bought the card from DailySteals.com. It looks like a legit card and my computer recognizes it.

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Run that program above. Just because it looks good doesnt mean it is good, thats the whole reason these places make it look normal, so you think you are buying a real card.

And again, it could just be a bad card as well, contact the site and see about a return.
20th April 2012, 10:57 PM |#7  
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Will do.

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