Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

The message "Memory is full"


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First have you tried formatting the card in your camera? If that doesn't help, how old is your camera? If more than a few years old, it may not be able to recognize the newer SDHC (4GB or higher) format (i.e. you'd need to use 2GB or less standard SD cards). Check on the support page of the maker of your camera to see if it's capable of using SDHC.
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