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There is a bent pin in the slot where the card is inserted, so the camera reads 'no card' when switched on


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You can try using a fine screwdriver to gently push the pin in place. If you are unable to do this, take it to any electronics shop..I am sure they will assist you for free, unless they have to open up the camera.
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