Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

My camera comfortably copies' internal memory' pictures to the compuer, but can not copy any files on the 'memory stick duo' to the same destination.I only keep on receiving a small pop-up with a message inscription of ' The file or directoryOFFICE is corrupt and unreadable,please run the chkdsk utility' My camera is a Sony DSC-W180/W190.Whats going on? Some one help!


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Most people find that if they use the internal memory of their camera, they have problems with the memory card. The solution is to erase the internal memory and vow never to use it again. Here's what you need to do now.\0121. Download any pics from the internal memory you want to save. Then, with no card in the camera, go into the menu and find "format"(may be called "initialize") and follow the on-screen instructions to erase the internal memory.\0122.Download any pics from the memory card. Use a separate card reader if necessary. (You'll find that using a card reader is the best way to download).\0123. With the card in the camera and your pics safely downloaded to your computer, do the "format"/"initialize" thing again, this time to the card.\012Now, everything should work perfectly.\012typrice_28.jpg
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My camera comfortably copies' internal memory' pictures to the compuer, but can not copy any files on the 'memory stick duo' to the same destination.I only keep on receiving a small pop-up with a message inscription of ' The file or directoryOFFICE is corrupt and unreadable,please run the chkdsk utility' My camera is a Sony DSC-W180/W190.Whats going on? Some one help!


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Additional question... thanks for a reply & possible solution on my concern. i just have another question, i try to open the memory card thru the use of card reader to copy all the pictures in my pc then i successfully capture the files from my memory card but most of the jpeg file cannot preview i think it was corrupted, is it possible to fix those files? another question, what if a message "Do you want to format?" prompt. does it mean i can no longer retrive all the pictures from my memory car


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