adamwhite22
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image writter not recodnising sdcard

Thu Aug 09, 2012 8:48 am

hey i have a lexar 4GB sdhc card (formated to fat32) and my vista computer works fine with it

but using win32disk imager -binary and loading the wheezy-raspbian iamge, the device drop down menu dos'nt display my sd card, any reason for this or is there another image writter or method i can try

many thanks

adam

jehan60188
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Re: image writter not recodnising sdcard

Thu Aug 09, 2012 2:28 pm

are you running as administrator?
also, is it showing up in your "My Computer" window?

adamwhite22
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Re: image writter not recodnising sdcard

Thu Aug 09, 2012 3:24 pm

ye iv been right clicking and run as administrator and the sd card dose show in my computer, i used to us it for a camara and it was fine in that and transfering data to the pc through the sd slot

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Jim JKla
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Re: image writter not recodnising sdcard

Thu Aug 09, 2012 3:35 pm

I had problems with my first reader I went to a secon one and it picked up fine. shrug go figure ;)
Noob is not derogatory the noob is just the lower end of the noob--geek spectrum being a noob is just your first step towards being an uber-geek ;)

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adamwhite22
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Re: image writter not recodnising sdcard

Thu Aug 09, 2012 7:49 pm

does your computer hard disk show in the list because my hard disk doesn't, the list doesn't drop down

adamwhite22
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Re: image writter not recodnising sdcard

Wed Aug 15, 2012 11:31 pm

hey guys just to let you know i found the answer on another post

http://www.raspberrypi.org/phpBB3/viewt ... =26&t=7315

answers the last post but the link provided work for me too :D

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