Pc wants to format SD CARD?

Discussion in '3DS - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by Fluto, Apr 2, 2011.

  1. Fluto
    OP

    Fluto A potato in disguise

    Member
    1,282
    286
    Apr 17, 2009
    The Moon
    hi i got my 3ds
    and i played on it for a while
    and i put the sd card in my pc and it said
    You Need To Format Your the Disk

    what should i do
    i have pic and other stuff already on it!
     
  2. lompoc

    lompoc Banned

    Banned
    120
    0
    Mar 4, 2011
    United States
    explore then see if you can copy stuff to pc if not you need to format first i never formated mine and it didnt say that
     
  3. Fluto
    OP

    Fluto A potato in disguise

    Member
    1,282
    286
    Apr 17, 2009
    The Moon
    i just plug it in and it says you need to format...
     
  4. lompoc

    lompoc Banned

    Banned
    120
    0
    Mar 4, 2011
    United States
    copy to 3ds system then format
     
  5. Fluto
    OP

    Fluto A potato in disguise

    Member
    1,282
    286
    Apr 17, 2009
    The Moon
    how do i copy my game data to the system?

    i know what the problem is
    my card reader is stuffed :S
    i tried it on my internal card reader on my laptop
    and it worked
    sorry :S
     
  6. lompoc

    lompoc Banned

    Banned
    120
    0
    Mar 4, 2011
    United States
    instruction book it came with are contact nintendo forum how you shoot fireballs from supermario 10 vs
     
  7. spiritofcat

    spiritofcat GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Member
    577
    22
    Dec 20, 2007
  8. krazykirk

    krazykirk GBAtemp Fan

    Member
    399
    0
    Jul 17, 2007
    Australia
    If you have a FORMAT CARD message come up on your PC, try a different USB port if possible, if that doesn't work, see if it still works in your ds. If it works fine, it's most likely a dodgy reader.