1. fritzl65's Avatar
    I tried posting under installed write protected, no answer.
    Surely there must be someone here who can point me in the direction of how to use this card?
    Media card Support = on
    Encryption Mode OFF
    Mass Storage Mode Support = ON
    Auto Enable Storage Mode when Connected = YES

    Then undeneath
    " The media card is not availabler because Mass Storage Mode is Currently in use.

    The above message is shown when I am connected to the PC>

    When I disconnect from PC it shows my 14.9 GB available.

    I want to load music.

    When I use the Desktop Manager I can get one song to transfer and then I an notified that the BB is out of memory...

    When I use the USB adapter, the properties of the card declare that it is write protected.

    Please help
    PM me or something
    10-23-09 03:25 PM
  2. TheSultan's Avatar
    Did you format the card at all? If you don't have anything on it, try formatting it. (Formatting will erase everything on the card)
    10-23-09 03:28 PM
  3. fritzl65's Avatar
    thanks for the reply,
    I have formatted it.
    In windows explorer it shows a directory structure
    10-23-09 03:33 PM
  4. TheSultan's Avatar
    So, it looks like it's working then for you!
    10-23-09 03:34 PM
  5. fritzl65's Avatar
    I still dont know how to transfer files....
    If I use the microsd card in the usb adapter, the properties tell me it is write protected and will not allow me to place files on it.

    Neither the card nor the adapter have any sort of "
    switch" on them...
    10-23-09 03:45 PM
  6. TheSultan's Avatar
    OK, for now...

    Don't use it in the USB adapter, (I assume you mean a card reader), just plug your device directly in to the computer, and open it via Windows Explorer.

    Do NOT use Media Manager in DM--it's garbage.
    10-23-09 03:48 PM
  7. keepit dry's Avatar
    You have mass storage enabled so plug your Berry into your computer and it will show up as another drive. Drag what you want on to the card and enjoy.
    10-23-09 03:53 PM
  8. fritzl65's Avatar
    I have the BB connected to the PC. Physically that is. I open the Windows Explorer and do not see the BB
    10-23-09 03:57 PM
  9. TheSultan's Avatar
    Well, there's also always the chance that it's a faulty card. Do you have any others that you could try this with?
    10-23-09 04:00 PM
  10. fritzl65's Avatar
    if i use the usb adapter it shows the directory structure that the bb initialises. and if i go to bb options>media card> it shows it. along with available space of 14.9 GB.

    Perhaps it is defective.
    10-23-09 04:04 PM
  11. K1drobt's Avatar
    Make sure you have the most recent OS installed. The older OS won't support the 16 gb media card.
    10-24-09 10:10 PM
  12. K1drobt's Avatar
    Here is something I dug up that might be useful. MicroSDHC Only

    BlackBerry Device Software version Media card size limit
    BlackBerry Device Software 4.2.0 Up to 2 GB
    BlackBerry Device Software 4.2.1 Up to 4 GB
    BlackBerry Device Software 4.2.2 Up to 4 GB
    BlackBerry Device Software 4.3.0 Up to 8 GB
    BlackBerry Device Software 4.5.0 Up to 8 GB
    BlackBerry Device Software and later Up to 16 GB
    BlackBerry Device Software 4.6.0 and later Up to 32 GB
    10-25-09 12:44 PM
  13. xinzhengtu's Avatar
    I think upgrading recent OS is good idea.
    11-10-09 02:23 AM