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When the sd card is inserted in the computer it reads An error is preventing the photo or video from being displayed, What is wrong?


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Are you able to copy the image/video? If not it is a file system error. The SD card's default filesystem is FAT which has a tendency to get corrupted once in a whie. Formatting the card should resolve the problem. Note that all the data on the card will be erased while formatting. Also while formatting choose quick format and choose FAT32 from the filesystem dropdown list before starting the format.
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When the sd card is inserted in the computer it reads An error is preventing the photo or video from being displayed, What is wrong?


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