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What does the lock at the bottom of the picture mean and how do i get rid of it?

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It means the picture is protected so no one can accidently delete it-someone protected it and you can usuallly go into playback menu and unlock it
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What does the lock at the bottom of the picture mean and how do i get rid of it?

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