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computer does not recognize microsdhc card

by rjoynt / March 16, 2009 7:14 AM PDT

I am running Vista home premium 32 bit. Is there a way to get this computer to recognize my Sandisk 4gb microsdhc card?

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What is this computer?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 16, 2009 7:23 AM PDT

And sounds fairly new. Did you call it in?

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What is this computer
by rjoynt / March 16, 2009 8:17 AM PDT
In reply to: What is this computer?

Acer Aspire AST180-UD441A 4400+ AMD Athlon 64x2. Call it in to whom?

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The maker.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 16, 2009 11:41 AM PDT
In reply to: What is this computer

My Acer didn't have a Micro SDHC slot so I had to use a card reader.

Sorry, if you don't call Acer and report the failure you are telling them it works fine.

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Your problem maybe the card reader.
by ahtoi / March 17, 2009 3:43 AM PDT
In reply to: The maker.

It does not read SHDC. Only good for under 2G.

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Sorry. My card reader is good for 2 and more GB.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 17, 2009 3:55 AM PDT

Maybe you need to reply to another post?

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I been looking for one.
by ahtoi / March 18, 2009 4:32 AM PDT

What do you have? Mine is a iConnect; I bought this awhile back when any sd above 2G. would cost an arm and a leg.

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Mine came with the 4GB card from Sandisk.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 18, 2009 5:31 AM PDT

9.99 so no arm or leg to part with.

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by rjoynt / March 17, 2009 5:27 AM PDT

Here is what I found out...
Thank you for contacting Acer America. I?ll be happy to assist you.
Your computer does not support Micro SDHC memory cards even if the driver is updated. Driver updates does not add hardware features to a computer. You need to purchase an external card reader.

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