Formatting Problem

Discussion in 'CycloDS' started by Carcus, Oct 17, 2009.

  1. Carcus

    Carcus Newbie

    May 11, 2009
    So a couple days ago I bought a CycloDS and an 8GB MicroSD card. Everything worked fine. This morning I went to copy some more roms onto the card, and then when I tried play the CycloDS again I got the following error message:

    "MicroSD card is not formatted with FAT16 or FAT32. Please format the MicroSD card before using with CycloDS Evolution"

    Now, no matter how many times I format the card I get this error message. Do I need to buy a new MicroSD card, or is the problem with my CycloDS?
  2. Depravo


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    Oct 13, 2008
    What are you using to format the card and are you choosing 'full format' or 'quick format'?
  3. how_do_i_do_that

    how_do_i_do_that Blue Wizard is about to die.

    May 16, 2008
    You have insufficient posts to view user location.
    He probably has Vista and formated it ExFat.
  4. gtmtnbiker

    gtmtnbiker GBAtemp Regular

    Oct 16, 2008
    United States
    It's recommended that you use the Panasonic SD Formatter to format your SD card. Google for it.
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