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    Default HTC One (M8): VLC can't detect my external SD card files

    Internal reads 100% fine.
    However, when I go into preferences, I see only internal memory and an option to add a custom path.
    When I go into directories, I see ext_sd. I tap into it, and I see nothing. Even though, MX player and other programs can view these files perfectly. I've already tried adding custom paths, but nothing works.
    Help?
    Last edited by NotJustAPhone; 04-14-2014 at 10:11 PM.
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    Default Re: HTC One (M8): VLC can't detect my external SD card files

    Is the SD card transferred from another device? If so the file structure might be incompatible. I would copy whatever is important to a pc and then reformat to SD card on the phone.

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    Default Re: HTC One (M8): VLC can't detect my external SD card files

    You could set your root directory in vlc preferences to /mnt instead of /sdcard
    and it should index any mounted media you have. !!!!

    it works

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