How to unlock a flash card?
Sometimes the user is faced with the problem of blocking a flash card, which they cannot remove. There are several ways to do this, many even format it, but often important information is stored there, and then the question of how to unlock a microsd memory card comes to the fore.
Unlock the memory card in the phone
In order to unblock a memory card, go to the phone’s security settings and unlock it by entering the set password to view the files on it. If the access code to the files was installed using third-party tools, then the card can be unlocked using the same program that was used to establish the protection. To unprotect files on the phone’s memory card, it is sometimes sufficient to turn the switch to the Unlock position. Such blocking provides protection of map elements from moving, deleting, renaming and other file operations.
Format the flash card
If access to the flash card is limited to access without your intervention, and you don’t know the password to unlock it, the only thing left in this case is to format it using the Windows operating system. You need to go to the “My Computer” menu and format it using the menu of the memory card of the mobile device. Often, the cause of blocking flash cards are viruses, so before you unlock a microsd card, you should check for their presence. Perhaps an antivirus program can cure it, and you will get access to the flash card.
If, when you try to access files, autorun reappears on it, you will still have to format the memory card through the computer. But it can cause some difficulties. To avoid them, you need to boot the computer in safe mode and start formatting the card by connecting it with a card reader. Some try to do it through the phone, but in most cases, they do not achieve a positive result. Format the card through the "Administration" menu, which can be found in the computer's control panel. After that, insert it into the phone and format the card through its menu. After that, the memory card should open without problems. Now you know how to unlock the flash card, and do everything possible to avoid formatting.