Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

Worked good at first but now it takes pics but in a format nothing can read. Computer says sd card needs to be reformatted when trying to view pics.



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If you need to recover the pictures, you can search around for image recovery software. I think there may be some decent free software or you may have to pay for a program to do it.
(This is one I found after a minute of poking around http://download.cnet.com/Art-Plus-Digital-Photo-Recovery/3000-12511_4-10513647.html?tag=contentMain;contentBody;1d)

If you don't care about the pictures that are on there, just re-format the card. You can probably do this in windows by right-clicking the card and selecting 'Format...' or in the camera (probably in the menu under tools or system or something - check your manual).

If you format the card and still have problems, either the camera or the card is defective and you should have someone look at them.

It's a good idea to format the card from time to time to prevent this kind of thing from happening. I usually shoot until the card is more than half full, then copy the pics to my computer, then reformat when I put it back in the camera.
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