Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 - Format SD / Memory Card

Caution This procedure erases all data on the memory card. It's recommended to back up the data.

Note To perform the steps below, ensure the SD / Memory card is inserted.

  1. Ensure your smartphone isn't connected to a computer via the USB cable.
  2. From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
  3. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Device maintenance Device maintenance icon (left pane).
  4. Tap Storage (center of bottom row).
  5. Select the name of the SD / Memory Card.
    Note The name varies depending upon the type of card used.
  6. Tap the Menu icon Menu (upper-right) > Storage settings.
  7. Select the name of the SD / Memory Card.
  8. Tap Format.
  9. Review the disclaimer then tap FORMAT.
    Note Allow several seconds for the process to complete.