Solution ID: 136890

Live! Cam IP SmartHD: Formatting the MicroSD Card
Keywords/Keyphrases: format, microSD card, erase, delete


  • Applicable to: Live! Cam IP SmartHD (VF0820)
  • This article shows how to format the microSD card via the Live! Cam mobile app.

Format the microSD card before using it for the first time in your IP camera. Ensure that the microSD card is inserted properly into the microSD slot of the Live! Cam IP SmartHD.
Important: Backup all your data before formatting. Formatting will erase all the data in the microSD card.

To format the microSD card, do the following steps:

  1. Sign in to the Live! Cam mobile app, tap on the highlighted icon as shown below.

  2. Select an IP camera.

  3. Tap on Parameter settings > Initialization.

  4. Tap on Format SD Card and then tap OK to proceed with the formatting of the microSD card.

Last Updated: February 14, 2017

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Note: Product specification, technical or troubleshooting information are subjected to change. This is due to changes and/or updates in the new firmware/driver releases. Please refer to the web release notes in the download section for details.


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