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Labeling SDHC cards

by spadeskingtx / July 9, 2009 2:24 AM PDT

What is the best method of labeling SDHC cards so you can quickly identify the contents?

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I fear
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 9, 2009 2:30 AM PDT
In reply to: Labeling SDHC cards

There is no good answer here. Beware that the move to MicroSD cards is "on." Just when I thought SD cards were great, our new phone and laptop uses the newer MicroSD card.

Not much room to write on there.
Bob

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If it were me
by Jimmy Greystone / July 9, 2009 4:13 AM PDT
In reply to: Labeling SDHC cards

If it were me, I'd devise a color coding system, and then get a bunch of multi-colored dot stickers that would even fit comfortably on MicroSD cards.

So, for example, a purple sticker might mean it's photos, a yellow sticker might be data files, blue stickers music, etc. Or if they all contain pictures, say from a camera, then each color might represent a different time period or one color represents one vacation, while another color represents a second vacation or trip, and so on.

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excellent idea
by spadeskingtx / July 9, 2009 4:19 AM PDT
In reply to: If it were me

Thanks for the idea. Since I will be storing music on these I might match color with mood/style of music which should make it easy to remember.

Wondering if anyone has done something similar. A small concern the sticker might catch and come loose gumming up the slot. I am going to experiment with it some though. I figure I can start with a relatively inexpensive card reader.

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(NT) (NT)Colored markers could achieve same result.
by Jonmor68 / July 9, 2009 5:44 AM PDT
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