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It continues to say it is locked - Digital Cameras


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You didn't say what make and model camera you have, so I'll assume it uses SD cards.\012\012\012

Take a look at your memory card. 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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