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Has card failed when it says cand not initialized
You need to format the card in the camera to initialize it. ... Digital Cameras
Card problem My camera keeps sayin ''card not initialized'' and i go to my format options and press ok for the format but then it says card error, so i turn it off and then back on and it it says card not initialized again please help me
Could be a problem with your card, if possible try connecting the car to the PC without the Camera, maybe through a printer if you have media slots.. then try going to my computer and right click on the card and format\015\012\015\012If ... Fuji FinePix A350 Digital Camera
Initializing card My card says its not initialized and I cant find the owners manual. How do I initialize the card?
Thanks but I realised there must be a way of formating the card and through searching the the cameras functions eventually came across the right path - but it was not straightforward. Jim ... Fuji FinePix F11 Digital Camera
My xd-picturecard is not working in camera saying that card is not initialized My memory card worked fine the first time I took pictures with it, but after taking it out to upload them and then replacing it, I get a message on the screen caying CARD NOT INITIALIZED, and it will not take pictures. I have tried sliding the yellow tab on the left of the card, but it has no effect.
DI PRO:\015\012Thank you for the information, I did format the camera disk, however, although I'm able to see the image now and shoot the picture, when I shoot it I get an "Write Error", \015\012\015\012I thank you for your ... Fuji Finepix F50FD Digital Camera
How do i initialize fuji s5200 xd picture card, I found the information about formating the card on pg 96 of the manual but it does not tell me how to get to the format option. xD M1GB card when put in Fuji FinePixS5200 says "Card not initialized". When I press "MENU" I get self-timer mode. Help!!! P l e a s e. [email protected]
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Neither the fujifilm 256MB xd card nor th enew Olympus 2GB xd card will work in the A340. I've put the card in and went to Format it in the camera as per teh menu. It acts like it does but when you take a picture it says "write error" When you turn it on again it still says "card not initialized." I've tried formating them with the camera on (lens cover open) and using the menu and with the camera off (lens cover closed powered on using the button on the back) and using the menu from that screen
The camera needs to be up-dated to read the cards it may still have the old dater in it! so it cant "see" the biger cards ... Fuji FinePix A340 Digital Camera
I have a fujifilm finepix s602z digital camera and got a new 4gb compactflash, platinum 2 80x card but when you turn camera on it says card not initialized. how do i initialize the card so i can use the camera?
I have the same camera with the same problem. You can try formatting the card using the camera. With the camera set as if you are going to look at what's on the card, press the Menu/OK button. Move up to the word Format, press Menu/OK button, FORMAT ... Fuji Digital Cameras
Display says card not initialized when a new xd picture card is inserted in the fuji fine pix A340 how do i initialize or format the card
The camera cannot use XD picture card and multimedia card (MMC). SD and SDHC can be used. for compatibility check this http://www.fujifilm. ... Fuji FinePix A340 Digital Camera
When new Compact Flash Card installed in Fuji S7000 display says "Card not initialized" How do I initialize card/
Go into the menu and find "format" (or it may be called "initialize")...follow the on-screen instructions. ... Fuji FinePix S7000 Digital Camera
I have a Kodak EasyShare CX6330 and I bought a new 4GB SD card today. WHen I put it in and turn on the camera it says "memory card requires formatting" I press Continue and it tells me everything will be deleted...I press Continue and then it says it's formatting only it takes me right back to the initial "memory card requires formatting" screen. It just goes in a circle and it won't let me go to the menu when I hit MENU. How do I get it formatted?
Kodak CX6330 camera support KODAK SD Cards up to 2 GB and KODAK SDHC Cards up to 8 GB.Other manufacturer cards should be up to 2GB because of camera hardware read/write speed.So if new 4GB card is other then above mentioned Kodak cards, t ... Kodak EasyShare C330 Digital Camera
How do I initialize the card I bought a new card for the camera and the camera says it is not initialized?
Go into the camera menu and scroll to "format" and follow the on-screen instructions. ... Digital Cameras
I received a jvc hd memory camera GC-FM! and whenever I turn the power on I receive a message saying memory card requires formatting yes or no. I depress yes and I receives a message saying format failed. Please exchange the memory cards, What is the problem?
Issue to innitiate Memory Card... Memory Card Defect, Try a new Flash Card ... Digital Cameras
How do I initialize the card? The camera won't let me shoot, a message pops up says card is not initialized.
Hello,The manual gives three options if this warning shows.(1)The memory card has not been formatted.To format the card select Format on Setup Menu 1.(2)The memory contacts require cleaning.Clean the co ... Fuji FinePix S2000hd Digital Camera
Initializing card It's say's Card Not Initialized...how can I fix this??? what's going on???
Format your card(s) in the camera. That should wipe out any old/bad/corrupt data that may be residing (but hiding) on it. ... Fuji FinePix S3000 Digital Camera
Hi, I got a new ProSpec 4gb flash card and used it last night in my canon 40d. I forgot to format before I initially used it. Shot lots of great images that I could see on the camera back, but now I am getting the messages - can not create a folder, tried to shoot another image and is says cf card is full, and now I can't review on camera, it says there are no images. Tried Digital Photo recovery software and got nothing. Anything at all I can do? I'm tempted to format now and then see if I can
I do not have a solution, but I do have same problem, or a variation of it: filled my ProSpec 2GB, removed it from my Canon G10 to insert a fresh card, then later reinserted the ProSpec to transfer photos to computer. Several tries, and no go. First ... Canon Digital Cameras
How to initialize a card ?????? my camera says card not initialized?
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E900 Fine Pix Fuji camera says card not initialized. How do I initialize Card?
Hi thereTake the card out of the camera, face the card towards you, look for a small white tab on\015\012the left hand side of the card, to unlock it push the tab down, it will\015\012be at the side of the card like this ... Fujitsu Digital Cameras
Camera display says card not initialized. how do i initialize a fujifilm 256 mb xd picture card?
The card needs to be "formatted" in the camera. This is found in the "setup" menu. It will wipe everything off the card, so if there's anything important on it now, save your data to a disk or hard drive. If there isn't anything important on it, perf ... Fuji FinePix A345 Digital Camera
When I insert the CF card, and then turn the camera on, I get a reading that the card needs to be formatted. I then try to format the card, and it says that the card cannot be formated. I looked inside, and the pins appear to be fine. I just received the camera about a weeks ago, and have alreay taken photos with the camera, and had no problems with the CF card initially.
If trying another card doesn't work then reformat your CF card in your computer choosing a Quick Format option. Then place it in the camera, do an immediate card format in the camera. If you've got images on the card now DO NOT SHOOT ANYTHING on the ... Canon EOS-5D Digital Camera
I can't download my photos onto the computer from my samsung l310w camera. the memory card is sandisk SDHD card 8gb. the camera doesn't seem to be compatible with the card for some reason - when trying to flick through pictures it flashes and eventually says file error. the computer will pick up the photos initially then won't transfer them. my printer has a memory card slot and even that won't recognise the card anymore!
The problem could be that the computer will not read the large card, I know my two year old Acer will not read the 8 gig cards directly from a card reader. The solution may be to revert back to smaller cards. ... Sakar 23070 Digital Camera
Sd card when i put my sd card in my camera it says card 'can not b used',and when i put it into the computer it initially down loaded 50 pictures out of 800 but now does not recognise the card. does any one have any ideas how i can retrive the photos on the card. please.
My suggestion for this problem is that you try to do a low level format of your SD card, some digital SLR cameras allow this via the menu, but you can also download specific software. I don't know if this is the best but you can tryhttp://panas ... Digital Cameras
Hi. I have an s2 pro fuji camera. bought a new 4gig x133 CF card. inserted - camera says "card not initialized" computer does recognize the card. formatted it on my pc, still the same problem. Can it be that the card's too modern for the camera? what else can it be? the camera does recognize my old 512mb x80 card. please help. Thank you.
I believe the max size memory card the S2 Pro will accept is 2MB. ... Fuji FinePix S2 Pro Digital Camera
Having trouble with a camera memory card. Just purchased a Fuji Finepix XP30 camera and put a memory card in the camera. It says that the memory card is not initialized. Put another card in, and it said the same thing. What do I do?
Before putting the memory card in, make sure that the write-protect switch on the card is switched to unlock position. Once memory card is inserted, format the card using the camera. The format option is found under the set up menu. \015\012\01 ... FUJIFILM FinePix XP30 Digital Camera
Even with a fresh card it says card error, and a second time we put in the new card it said "card not initialized"
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I put a 4.0 gb sd card into the camera slot correctly. The camera says that the card must be formatted to work correctly. I format the card, but it just tells me I need to format again. There were pictures on the card initially and after the C643 tried to format, I rechecked and there were still pictures. I deleted all the pictures, and then tried to re-format, however I still get stuck in the format again and again loop. What exactly can I do to correct this problem?
I am of the opinion that this camera is only able to use cards of 2MB and that 4 MB SD cards are not suited to it.please rate my help++++Thanks for using FIXYA ... Kodak EasyShare C643 Digital Camera