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Ho to fix my sony mavica camera when inserting disc. drive error message appears even when using brand new disc so i can not take pics will this happen when i use memory stick thinking of buying one to get around repair

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Ho to fix my sony mavica camera when inserting disc. drive error message appears even when using brand new disc so i can not take pics will this happen when i use memory stick thinking of buying one to get around repair

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Turned on camera and all pics from memory card were erased. The number 670 still shows up in the right corner of the camer when I turn it on. When I take a picture, it says 1. Pictures and camera seem to be working fine. I took the memory card to CVS and pics are not there. I don't have a clue what happened to the pics I had on the memory card but I hope I can somehow retrieve them. Thanks

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