Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

I know other people have had this problem - but can't find a solution. I have a Canon Powershot SX200 with a Simpletech 2GB memory card, after taking 185+ pictures on vacation the card says it's locked, getting a memory error. In another camera it doesn't recognize anything, I've ran three card recovery programs on it and they can't find anything. Of course, I feel sick about losing these pictures of my kids/family on vacation - does anyone have any suggestions before I throw in the towel - y

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\015\012Most Sd cards have issues if you do not format them fat 32 or better filing system thus this locked thing happens to people. I have found if the card was formatted fat32 or NTFS above the 2gb level you should be fine other then that I am kinda out of ideas unless you firmware the camera.
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Connect your memory card into an USB memory card reader and connect it to the USB port of a computer/laptop.
\015\012To restore the memory card you need to format the memory card using the camera, but you will lose the data stored on the memory card.

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