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Formating your sandisk

\015 How do you formate a sandisk for your camera? When you don't have a cord for camera to pc, & you don't have instructions from your sandisk package.\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012I just bought a sandisk for my digital camera, & it's telling me that my disk needs to be formated.\015

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Yeah i have a PhotoSmart camera and it wont format but i been looking at every website to learn Formating my SanDisk to my camera how do you?
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