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\015 New 4GB SD card for a Canon PowerShot 540 camera. Memory Card Error is the message. SD card is unlocked. Format option on Set Up menu is greyed out and unaccessable. Ideas?\015

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Format I don't know what happened. I introduced my memory card into a laptop to read all the pictures and I couldn't read them. Finally it said tje card needed to be formatted and it doesn't let me try another activity with the camera. It just gives me two options: shut down or format. What happened? I don't want to erase my pictures!

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