is there a knack to getting the micro card out of a edge card

Discussion in 'EDGE' started by notaclue, Jan 10, 2009.

  1. notaclue
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    Thank you for all your advice, I have indeed swapped to an edge card in place of the R4. Im really pleased, however, I have almost worn down my finger nails trying to get the sd card back out of the edge card!!! Is there a knack to this? Its virtually impossible to get it back out with out tweezers or teeth!

    thank you

    Lisa
     
  2. Sportsmaniac1322

    Sportsmaniac1322 GBAtemp Maniac

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    Take your fingernail and put it right under the notch of the microSD cart itself. Then you just lift up. After doing it a few times the microSD should go in and out easier.
     
  3. how_do_i_do_that

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    faster way is to use a piece of tape to use as a pull tab.
     
  4. notaclue
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    thank you - much appreciated. Lisa
     
  5. Maz7006

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    THe above suggestions work well, yet over time it will be easier to insert/detatch the micro SD from the EDGE, it just takes some time.
     
  6. Uruha

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    lol i did the tape trick with my sim card in samsung phones!
    for the EDGE i used to use my nails and dusting stuff came off it seemed like the sd card but it looked fine
    i think u can just grab it with ur finger tip and pull my friend and cousin does that
     
  7. how_do_i_do_that

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    people that bite thier nails don't have that option. or women with that prefer to not break a nail trying, etc.

    the tape as a pull tab is useful until the slot is worn down enough to just pull it out with pressure.