Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

Memory card is full and when I plug in the USB cord and turn on the camera I get a message that my device is not connected or is busy, or that it contains no pictures!!

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\015\012Causes of memory card corruption\015\012
  • Turning off a camera before an image is completely written to the memory card.
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  • Removing the memory card from a camera while an image is being written to the card.
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  • Removing the card from a memory card reader while files are still being transferred to a computer.
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  • Batteries conking out as files are being transfered directly from the camera to a computer. Note: always make sure you have fully charged batteries before transferring images.
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  • Removing the card from a card reader while folders and files from the card are open on a computer.
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  • Opening, deleting, renaming or moving files on the card while its contents are open on a computer.
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  • Using a memory card which has not been formatted in the camera. Use the delete/erase function when needed, however a card should be regularly formatted.
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  • Formatting a card in a computer instead of the camera.
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  • Inserting a second memory card into a card reader before closing and removing the first when viewing images on the card from a computer.
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  • Taking photos when camera batteries are nearly empty.
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  • Taking photos too rapidly so the camera can not complete writing one image before starting the next.
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  • Continually shooting and deleting, shooting and deleting images when the card is full.
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  • Letting a memory card get too full before downloading the images to a computer or storage device. Cards that are too full may overwrite the card headers.
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  • Using a memory card from one camera in a different camera without formatting it in the new camera first.
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