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How to format the Micro Vault® storage device.

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WARNING: There is a risk of data loss.Formatting will erase any data stored on the Micro Vault storage device. Before starting the formatting process, make backups of any important data.

To format the Micro Vault storage device, download, install and use the Micro Vault Format Software from the Sony Global Micro Vault Support Web Site at

NOTE: Formatting the Micro Vault storage device using any other program may cause the Micro Vault storage device not to be properly recognized by the computer.