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I have a Canon EOS rebel. When I put the scandck memory card in the photo counter says 999 and remains at 999 regardless of how many photos I take; how do I fix this and ensure that the photos are being taken, please.

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What you can do here is to reset the camera settings to its default and then format the memory card , after that try to check if the problem is resolve.
Probably the counter remain in such way from some error ..the issue is to get into the main menu ..look for the card ..under the storage feature ..(usually ) and format the card again ..using the camera's formatting tool ..at this point take in mind that you will loose any photo that you already have in the card so will be better to transfer them before if you have any into a computer ..
Formatting the card will also let the camera know that you have taked from the start and should take the counter from 0 ..
if this will not fix it ...look in the menu for general reset and reset all settings of the camera to the factory settings ..
Be sure first that the Sd card is not locked physically from the button on the side of the card ..cause this may actually stop the camera from formatting it ..or getting the counter to 0 ..put the card in Unlocked position ..(this will be the wide side ...of the arrow)
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