Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

When I take a still pic (video ok) only get white and lots of coloured lines?


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Are you trying to use your memory card as a storage device to show your friends/relatives? If that's the case that practice isn't recommended precisely for reasons just like this.

If this is the case it appears your card is corrupted and needs to be replaced. I had one go on me just last evening - it's now lying in state in the trash and I'm using a different card.

It happens but here's a way to make them last longer. One, don't try again to use your card as a storage device, they aren't designed for that. Two, after upload to your hard drive always put the card back in the camera and format it. These two little steps will help keep your card
"healthy" and ready when you want it.
\015\012\015\012\015\012Also don't use laptops built-in SD card reader, use the USB instead and the pictures will look perfect fine like original.\015\012if nothing is helping reformat the camera.this will help.\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012This will help. Thanks please keep\015\012updated.please do rate the solution positively .thank you for using fixya.
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When I take a still pic (video ok) only get white and lots of coloured lines?


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