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My vivcam says card protected when i want to take a photo. model 8225.


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SD cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card. If the switch is already in the proper position, slide it fully the other way and then back again.
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My vivcam says card protected when i want to take a photo. Model 8225.


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My vivcam says card protected when i want to take a photo. model 8225.


SD cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card. If the switch is already in the proper position, slide it fully the ot ... Digital Cameras

I have a digital camera and the model is C1033 , i put a san disc drive card in with a memory card in the san disc and on christmas day it worked fine, a few days later i couldnt take a picture and it says WRITE PROTECT, also it wont let me delete anything because it says WRITE PROTECT when i click delete or try to take a picture, what is causing this?


Sound like the card is corrupted. Take it out and try in a card reader, search for image recovery software if you can't read the card properly. When you've finished trying to get the images off the card format the card and retry in the camera. ... GE C1033 Digital Camera

Hello my camera's screen says "memory card is protected" when i want to take a photo,when i get that format and delete plz give me it's solution.my camera's info:lumix digital camera,mega O.I.S wide dc vario-elmarit 1:2.8-5.6/4.6-16.8asph


Take a look at the memory card. SD cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card. ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ7 Digital Camera

Memory Card I've been taking photos with a 4G HC Dane-Elec memory card without any problem until this week. I tried taking more pictures and I keep getting a message that says the Memory card is "Write Protected". I am not able to take any photos now.


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Hi, I've a Panasonic LUMIX FZ38 (fw version 1.0). When I want to clear the SDHC content via pc (camera in Mass Memory Mode), or to transfer the pictures via cut, it says ''Unable to delete...the storage card is write protected''. but my card isn't protected! And it's impossible to set the photo folder out of ''Read Only Mode''. Instead, if I put the same SDHC in a memory card reader, I can do everything I want. Do you think it's normal?


Yes, it's normal. You should never try to delete, format, transfer to camera, or anything else with the computer. It's always from camera to computer...never the other way around. And when you're finished downloading, always use the "safely remove ha ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ5 Digital Camera

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I have a vivitar vivicam,i havent used it in a while. I just tried to take pictures and it says card protected. It lets me look at allthe features and my old photos but not take new ones. When i try CARD PROTECTED comes up in red letters with a blue back screen. I dont know what to do...


There is a little, and I mean little, lever on the top left, and if it's in a Locked positions...it is "protected"...move the lever to the Unlocked position and you shouldn't have any problem. ... Vivitar ViviCam 8025 Digital Camera

I'm taking photos with my Samsung D860, and when I want to view the pictures taken, it says 'no image', 'file error' or 'card error'. Sometimes it also says 'card error' when i turn it on. I've lost many photos because of this. Is it at all fixable? Please help! Luana


To overcome this problem do the following1) Do not pull the memory card without turning off the device.2)Immediately stop using the memory card in case of damage or corruption. As this can replace the old photos.3) If you lose pictu ... Digital Cameras

While on vacation, after taking a number of photos, camera asked of I wanted to reformat card, won't go beyond that question. Tried to get photos of of card on computer, says card needs to be reformatted. Any way to recover the photos already on the disk?


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Cant take photos as it says the card is write protected


Take your memory card out of the camera and switch the position of the little "lock" tab. That should fix it and you can start saving images. ... Nikon Coolpix 4100 Digital Camera

The camera says Memory card is write protected and will not let me take a photo or delete any photos. How do i delete all of the photos on the memory card?


If it is an SD memory card, check for a little white tab on the left side. Chances are that somehow it got pushed down to the 'write protect' mode. Move it back up and you should be good to go! Good luck. ... Nikon Coolpix S210 Digital Camera

Panasonic fz7 I have a  Panasonic 8.4V DMC-FZ7 Model no- L6SU01 145 R, and I bought a 2 gb transcendua sd card from Dick Smith the sales man looked at my camera and fitted the card in for me. Problem is I took heaps of photos Christmas day and when I tried to load them on to my pc an error came up saying format card I don't want to do that and lose my photos that I can see on the camera screen. What should I do Thank you Sandra


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What do I do? It says... memory card is protected. I can't take photos or delete. :/


Some SD cards have a tiny "write protect" switch on the side. Might you have knowcked that? I would try taking the card out & seeing if you have one.\015\012\015\012Otherwise, you can always look for the manual on the manufacturer's ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS1 Digital Camera

My camera is not letting me take photos. It is saying card protected. I can view the photos on there but can't take any new ones or delete any.


Ask to dealear or change ur memory card ther may be virus or card reading problem by ur camera. ... FUJIFILM A170 Digital Camera

Saved photos to computer, then put the card into the camera. The screen says, card protected and won't allow me to take photos.


Also, some cards have a little switch to stop you writing to them. You may have switched it to 'read only' when you moved the card to your computer and back.  Remove the card from your camer and check the position of the switch, if there is one. ... Digital Cameras

What do I have to do if the camera says crad protected and won't let me take or delete photos?! It let's me look at the photos and I can't delete them! I put the blue 1 GB chip in the computer yesturday and put the pictures on my computer, when I putthe chip back in and turned on the camera, it said card protected! Please help me now!!!! My dad will be home soon and it's his camera!


Look at the memory card. SD cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card. ... Fuji FinePix F45FD Digital Camera

Took camera on vacation and took numerous photos, then it stopped taking photos and asked if I want to format the xD card. When I attempt to get the photos off the disk via computer, it says disk needs to be reformatted. Any way to recover those photos?


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Cant take photos as it says the card is write protected


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My Canon EOS camera was working fine. Now that I want to take pictures it say card write protection. How can I fix the came so I can take pictures?


Hi,Here is a tip that I wrote about SD Cards and how to unlock and lock SD Cards.\015\012 \015\012If you are getting a memory card locked message then check this out. ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera

My hitachi dvd/cam model bx35a i have brought three different sd cards i can record but i can not take a photo keeps saying card error


Check the manual, I think you have to format the card for the Hitachi camera. You only have to do this once with each card you use.\015\012\015\012When you format the card, it makes a new folder (directory) for that specific device. i t ... Digital Cameras

I recently put my memory card into the pc to copy all photos on to pc. now i canot take a pictue due to the camera saying this memory card is write protected help what do i do


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Card When I turn the Camera on it says Protected Card and it want take pictures. What do I do?


Take the card out and see if it is the "Locked" position. Try flipping it to the unlocked position and hopefully that will work. If it's locked i prevents new photos or information from being saved on to the card. \015\012\015\012Hope tha ... Vivitar ViviCam 5100 Digital Camera

I Put my memory card (SD 1.0 GB) in the computer to take photo's from it and in a hurry i pulled it out without safely removing it or anything. now when i turn it on it says 'this memory card is protected' and wont let me do anything eg none of the buttons work??


It sounds as if something has got messed up on the cardDid you get all the photos off the card that you wanted to? If so, try the following:Put the card back in the computer. Go to 'My Computer', right-click on the icon for th ... Digital Cameras
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