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In a Windows computer, insert card, select card in the Explorer, right click on card and choose Format. Don't use Quick Format. If the card is larger than 2GB, you will have to use FAT32 for the file system. After the card is formatted, check the card for errors. Right click on the card, choose Properties, and then the Tools tab; Error checking.
Personally, I would not trust a card that came up with an error. SD cards are so cheap these days that you should probably throw it out and get a replacement instead of risking your data.
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