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Unable to edit/copy/delete photos in olympus FE5000 due to write protect error


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You must be using an SD card, correct?

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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