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8GB Memory Card Problems on a Nikon S9

\015 I get an ''This card cannot be used'' error when powering up with a new 8GB SD memory card in my Nikon S9. Help!\015

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Try to format the card in your camera. Then it should work fine. Otherwise you may need a different card.
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