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How to remove write protect on Olympus XD Picture Card 1 GB

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There is probably a small tab you can move with your fingernail on the left or right side of the card, this is the write protect tab, just move it the other direction
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How to remove write protect from olympus xd card

You don't state whether you've tried using the tiny switch located on the xD card to unlock it.If it is already in the unlocked position then push it fully to the locked position and then fully back again.If this does not work ... Digital Cameras

How to remove write protect on Olympus XD Picture Card 1 GB

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