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No SDCARD message.

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No SDCARD message.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  Greg A. replied 1 year ago.

Hello & Welcome to Just Answer,

Sorry to hear of the issue you are having with your device.

To help you with this issue, may I ask:
1) The FULL Make & Model Number of the device you are working with?
2) The AGE of the device?
3) WHEN this issue first began?

Thanks

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
DSC gb300. 3-4 years. Last week
Expert:  Greg A. replied 1 year ago.

Hi again,

That sounds like the Golf Buddy Platinum (hand held) model - is that correct?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Greg A. replied 1 year ago.

Hi again and thanks for that confirmation.

OK - on the bottom of the device there should be an SD card slot (or microSD). Please try turning OFF your device, and try to EJECT the card that should be there (press in slightly - so that the card "pops out" - then remove completely).

When you do that, take a look at the contacts of the card and see if the contacts look "dirty" at all, and perhaps clean the contacts with a bit of alcohol & a lint free cloth.

Then reinsert the card and power the device ON again, to see if that message goes away.

I have attached an image of the connectors & slot at the bottom of the device - as a reference.

Please let me know your results - when you can.

Thanks, ***** *****

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks. The card was not fully inserted
Expert:  Greg A. replied 1 year ago.

You are quite welcome.

Yes, those cards CAN and DO come out a little bit every now and then.

If this has answered your question(s), please take a moment to rate MY service level (Excellent is my goal) so that I get credit for helping you with this question.
You should see some "smiley faces" or "stars" to do that, but please let me know if you do NOT see them or can not use them.

Thanks, ***** *****

Expert:  Greg A. replied 1 year ago.

Hi again,

I see it has been a few days and I just wanted to follow up to see if you have any more questions concerning this issue or if the issue was resolved.

I look forward to any further questions or results that you may have.

Thanks, ***** *****
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