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Sony Cyber-shot DSC P5 memory stick error C:13:01 4GB - wont format

\015 When i try to format the stick inside camera with the stick adaptor it gives me the error code C:13:01. i purchased the 4GB stick straight from Wal-mart. but i did get the camera from amazon for a cheap 35 bucks. have checked for dust, and am running out of patience. any advice would be appreciated.\015

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