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I need to create a second partition on my SD card to use Link2SD to store apps on it, but every time I make a second partition the phone says there is no SD card at all. I've tried it a few times with FAT32, ext4 and none but the phone always says "no SD card". When I delete the second partition it works fine and I can access all the data I had saved to my SD card.

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I believe the order of the partitions is significant, because Android will only try to mount the first one. Are you putting the ext4 partition second or first? –  eldarerathis Oct 22 '12 at 13:04
    
Second, and the FAT32 is set as primary. –  Celeritas Oct 22 '12 at 19:38
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Make sure you're making the second partition primary. Both partitions need to be primary, just because it's the second one it still is primary.

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