BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 10-14-2007, 04:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Model: 8100
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Rogers
Posts: 1
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Computer won't recognize SD card in Pearl

Please Login to Remove!

My computer does not recognize the microSD card in my Pearl as a "removable drive" even though Media Storage Mode Support is “On” and Auto Enable Mass Storage Mode When Connected is set to “Yes”. Every time I connect the Blackberry to the computer via USB I get the “Found New Hardware Wizard”. I assume this is to install the Blackberry Desktop Manager Software. The card works perfectly when inserted in a media card reader. It also works as it should in the Blackberry(view files, create folders). I get the same result when I try to connect on a different computer. I have tried a different USB cable and also formatted the card on the Blackberry. Any suggestions or am I stuck removing the card each time I want to transfer files?!!!! Thanks.
Offline  
Old 10-14-2007, 07:20 PM   #2 (permalink)
Knows Where the Search Button Is
 
KIGY's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Erie,PA,USA
Model: 8100
PIN: 1-800-visitPA
Carrier: Dobson/Cellular One
Posts: 31
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Do you have the Blackberry Desktop Manager Software installed?If you do,open it,and click on Media Manager,if you don't GET IT HERE https://www.blackberry.com/Downloads...wBGipEc+CzoA** and INSTALL IT.You need to download BlackBerry Desktop Software v4.2 Service Pack 2. I hope it helps
__________________
NIHIL SINE DEO

Last edited by KIGY : 10-14-2007 at 07:27 PM.
Offline  
Old 10-14-2007, 09:17 PM   #3 (permalink)
BBF Moderator
 
John Clark's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Model: Z30
OS: 10.2.1.x
PIN: s & needles
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 34,686
Post Thanks: 4
Thanked 100 Times in 72 Posts
Default

The usual causes for this is an issue with mapped drives. The BB usually wants to be E:/ of F:/ drive.
Offline  
Old 10-15-2007, 01:36 AM   #4 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Vegas
Model: 8900
Carrier: T-Mobile
Posts: 5
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Turn off mass storage mode and see if that helps. There should have been a warning pop up when you enabled it saying that it may not show the sd card when connected via USB.
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On





Copyright © 2004-2014 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM © and BlackBerry © are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.