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How to set up and use a Micro SD card on the RealWear HMT-1?

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In this article we will explain how to set up and use a Micro SD card on the RealWear HMT-1.

What is needed:

  • RealWear HMT-1 or HMT-1Z1
  • Micro SD card (up to 256GB storage)

Before you can set up a Micro SD card you first need to know how to insert a Micro SD card into the RealWear HMT-1. To set up a Micro SD card follow these steps, when you first install a Micro SD card it has to be formatted:

  1. Turn on your RealWear HMT-1.
  2. Make sure you are in the home menu by saying “Navigate Home
  3. Say “Show Notifications”. One of the popped up notifications should be a message about an SD card. The message probably says that the card is unsupported, but this simply means it needs to be formatted. 
  4. Say “Select Item (number)” select the notification number that corresponds to the Micro SD card, then say “Open”.
  5. Say “Use As Portable Storage”.
  6. Say “Next”.
  7. Say “Erase And Format”. The Micro SD card formatting progress should now be displayed.
  8. When the progress is finished say “Done”.
  9. To enable the card as the default storage space say “My Controls”.
  10. Say “More Settings”.
  11. Say “Page Down”.
  12. Say “RealWear”.
  13. Say “Storage Mode” to toggle between local storage and SD card.

You are ready to use your Micro SD card now as default storage space.

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