Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

My daughter has a Sanyo VPC-S1085 digital camera and has had some excellent pictures from it. Tonite she accidentally pushed the format button and the camera prompted her with cancel or execute - thinking it would just re-format the pictures she pressed execute - and now she cannot view any of the more recent pictures she had in the camera. Is it possible that the memory card saved any of the images? The camera says that all memory space is available where before it gave a different number for a


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Formatting an SD card sort of deletes the pics. However there is software that can recover thes pics.
see details on this site.

http://www.squidoo.com/formattedsdcard

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My daughter has a Sanyo VPC-S1085 digital camera and has had some excellent pictures from it. Tonite she accidentally pushed the format button and the camera prompted her with cancel or execute - thinking it would just re-format the pictures she pressed execute - and now she cannot view any of the more recent pictures she had in the camera. Is it possible that the memory card saved any of the images? The camera says that all memory space is available where before it gave a different number for a


Formatting an SD card sort of deletes the pics. However there is software that can recover thes pics. see details on this site.http://www.squidoo.com/formattedsdcardPlease rate my help++++Thanks for using FIXYA ... Digital Cameras

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