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Unable to clear a photo as it is protected and i havent got the manual to do it myself

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Protect I inadvertently protected several recent photos. Is there any way for me to bypass the protection to delete these photos? I have recently moved and the user manual is still in a box somewhere:<) Thanks so much. Malcolm

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Deleted photos Somehow all the pictures got deleted on my camera before I had a chance to use the "protect" function. This would have prevented them from being deleted. Is there any way to restore deleted photos?

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Through the lens it looks like the picture will be blurry, but when I take the photo it comes out clear. I want to be able to manually focus, and know that what I'm focusing on will be clear. Any advice??

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Lost CD i have recently brought a new computer and i havent got the software to upload my photos. i have moved house recently and i must of lost it in the move. i just need the software to download my photos. please help!!! gemma xx

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Ive got a Samsung Digimax L70 and I have been trying to clear the actual camera's memory. I have uploaded photo's from the SD card but 400 or more photos remain on the camera and I just can't access them to delete them. Please help :-) I have tried everything.

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Ive got the nikon d40. when i take photos close up they are blurred. there r 2 settings on the focus lense one is letter a one letter m. you have to move switch to indicate one or other. camara wont take photos on letter a it makes a squeeky clicking noise it takes on letter m but they are blurred. this is a recent problem and i cant find manual.

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My sony I just got a DSC-S40 from a friend. I actually swoped my previous camera for this one. When I switch it on, the lens seems to get stuck and not come out all the way. I makes a grinding noise and does not show any picture on the screen. The flash goes off when I push the button, and the little guide dots on the lcd screen shows, but the the screen stays black. I am able to view the photo's that are on the camera taken before this problem, but am unable to take any photo's now. The shutter

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Wont turn on. when i press on button it makes noises like its trying to open then does nothing. battery is fully charged but could it be that? something happened to it when i first came to canada so i sent it home to get fixed under warranty and it worked again when i got it back for another 500 or so photo's. now it's not working again. and i havent been able to get any photo's for the last few months :( :(

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