[Tutorial] How To Safely Un-mount Android SD Card Before Removing It

One of biggest mistakes most smartphone or tablet users make when replacing their SD cards is not performing the right removal procedure which cause a data loss from their SD cards. In this tutorial I will show you how to safely unmount your SD card and then pull it out from your smartphone or tablet.

To get started follow steps below:

Step 1: From your home screen tap on Menu button.

Step 2: From menu that appears tap on Settings.

Step 3: Now scroll the options all the way to the middle and tap on option Storage.

Step 4: Scroll down the Storage screen and tap on option Unmount SD card.

Step 5: A notification window will appear where you need to confirm that you want to unmount your SD card by taping on OK.

Step 6: You can now safely pull out your SD card from phone or tablet without worries of loosing any data.

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Boris Zegarac is Staff Writer at TheTechJournal. He is our Tutorial Expert. He is a web developer and web designer who is also interested in Computers and Smartphones. You can follow him at his Google + profile page

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