Can't mount the microSD card on my cell phone

Questions about hardware and drivers
Forum rules
Before you post please read this

Can't mount the microSD card on my cell phone

Postby BostonPeng on Wed Nov 16, 2011 4:09 pm

Yesterday I picked up a miniUSB cable for my Samsung Restore (Virgin Mobile) but when I tried to plug it into my laptop with LMDE with UP3 and KDE I see the notification window pop up to show the new device but it immediately closes, and I get in an endless loop of that behavior until I disconnect form the phone itself. I brought the phone and cable back to the store I bought the cable from and it works beautifully on their Windows box but I can't get it mounted for anything with LMDE. I tried Googling to see if there's something I need to do in Linux but can't find anything. I can move the microSD card to my digital media player to transfer files to the card but it's a royal pain to do that, plus I lost one microSD card when it fell off the table I put it on and couldn't find it anywhere. Anyone have any ideas what I'm missing?
J.M. "BostonPeng" Hardin
Now very happily running SolydK
My new Linux blog: Tux + Me
It's time for Dodgers baseball!
User avatar
BostonPeng
Level 5
Level 5
 
Posts: 619
Joined: Mon Aug 02, 2010 8:50 am
Location: Boston, MA

Linux Mint is funded by ads and donations.
 

Return to Hardware Support

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 10 guests