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The card may be locked, go into the settings of the camera and "format" the card, this should resolve your problem\015\012
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The card may be locked, go into the settings of the camera and "format" the card, this should resolve your problem\015\012\015\012kind regards and please don't forget to rate us ... Digital Cameras

I have a Nikon D70, have had it for years. I'm leaving on a trip tomorrow and when I deleted the images from the memory card I get a "CHR" message, but when I format the card, nothing happens and when I put a different card in I get the same result. One card is a San Disk 512 and the other is a Lexor 1 gig - I used them both multiple times and never had a problem.

Hi,CHR error means memory card contacts are dirty or contacts of memory slot in camera are dirty.Turn Off camera and Insert and take out memory card few times, that trick will clean contacts and will solve CHR error problem.Hope thi ... Nikon Digital Cameras

I'm new to this pro camera world. After using a card reader (usb) with my laptop I put the card back in the camera and now I am getting this message on my screen, "Card not initialized". Why and did I do something wrong? It's a Fuji FinePix S2 Pro, please help I just starting using and hate that this has happened! Thanks, Kristie

Sounds like you didn't use the "safely remove hardware" function when you pulled out the card reader. If there are pictures on the card you want to save, use the card reader again and download them to your computer. Then, put the card in your camera ... Digital Cameras

My Kodak C913 sometimes follows switch on with the statement memory card needs formatting. I have tried to do this several times but to no avail. I am then faced with a message which says that I should use a new card. I am now on my third card and I still get the formatting message. This does not happen every time I switch on but about 8 times out of ten. the other 2 times the camera works well whilst it is still switched on. When I switch off the problem re occurs. There is nothing wrong with a

First of all, stop putting your cards in another camera....this can corrupt the card. With no card in the camera, go into the menu and find "reset"...follow the on-screen instructions. Insert your card, turn on the camera and go into the camera menu ... Kodak EasyShare C913 Digital Camera

Dimage z1 Up until now, my camera worked fine! I turned it on yesterday and the message "unable to use card" appeared. I thought maybe the card became corrupt so I put in a new card and the same message appeared. I have already tried reformatting it and nothing happened. Do you have a solution???

I have the same issue and am trying to fix it myself. The suggested solution seems to be reformatting, but making sure that you use FAT format and not FAT32 which is selected by default. I will try this myself later\015\012Aodh. ... Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z1 Digital Camera

I have a fujifilm a235 and have tried 3 SD cards in the camera, the camera says card error to everyone of the cards. I have formatted all the cards in the camera, and the cards work ok in a different camera but cant get the camera to work. This has happened quite a few times with the camera, has spells of working ok and then either has message, card error or read error. I sent the camera back to yourselves last year for this problem and it was returned that no fault was found. The camera did

... FUJIFILM Finepix A235 Digital Camera

I am trying to use my Olympus D-460 after not using it for ~ 4 years. I downloaded the pictures from the 16 MB card using my laptop with a card reader. I then emptied the card. When I pull back the lens cover, the lens comes out but then i get an error message that the card is full. I followed the directions for formatting the card but still get a message that the card is full even though it also gives me a no picture message. i copied some of the original pictures back on to the card and can v

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256mb Card I have a Camedia Digital Camera C-5050 ZOOM. I have 3 xD cards for it, a 32mb, a 256mb and a 2gb card. The first two work with out any problems, but when i use the 2gb and it asks me to format it I keep getting a message that says there is a card error. This seems to happen with any card size higher than 256mb. Is there anything I can do to fix this?

Maximum card size supported for C5050 is 2GB (CF/Microdrive slot) and 512mb (XD card slot) ... Olympus Camedia C-5050 Zoom Digital Camera

I am have a dimage z6 camera and a 4gb sdhc card, but when I put the card into the camera, I get a message on screen saying 'unable to use card' please can you tell me why?

... Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z6 Digital Camera

I have been using the same memory cards all season and only for this camera and all of the sudden I get this memory card locked message that came up. It took no pictures and said battery was low when i retrieved the camera. Not the first thing this has happened.

Look on the side of the sd card ,,,at the little white button ,, chang it to unlock that should fix the problem ok rb1deerhunter.. ... Moultrie MFH-DGS-200 Digital Camera

Pin missing in card slot of Sony A100, I get the message unable to use card.

Well it cant read the card,,, its a shop job to fit a new card reader slot bord,, pricy job too,,,sorry ... Sony Alpha DSLR-A100 Digital Camera

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It's a lost cause. The A540 works with SD cards. While SDHC cards will fit into the slot, they are electronically incompatible and will not work in devices not designed for them. You need to stay with SD cards, 2GB and smaller. ... Canon PowerShot A540 Digital Camera

Hi, i am unable to transfer any pictures from my newly purchased D90. The transfer software loaded fine onto my lab top and it recognises the D90 camera as external hardware. However when i click start transfer nothing happens nor do i get any error messages. I can view the photos fine when the card is in the camera but for some reason the software cant see them when i connect via USB - can anyone help or ideas please?

I don't even bother with the camera and software. I use a card reader to download to a folder I create on my desktop. Once the pics are there I can view them from there or use a photo editing program such as Photoshop Elements to work with them. Much ... Nikon D90 Digital Camera with 18-105mm lens

Getting an unable to use card message. - Konica Minolta DiMAGE X50 Digital Camera

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When connecting to the usb on Mac laptop I get the error message Device is using too much power and will be deactivated. I have had this camera for 7 years and this has never happened. Removed and reinserted battery, memory card and battery in laptop. No resolution. Cannot upload photos to mac.

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I have a Nikon E5400, ver 1.3. I bought a 4GB Kingston CF card; the package said "formatted and ready to use". On inserting into camera, the message flashed that the card is not formatted. So I proceeded to format. The next message that flashes is "Out of Memory". Questions: 1) is the CF card defective? 2) is E5400 incapable of reading a 4GB CF card, should we use only CF cards <1GB? 3) Will a firmware version upgrade to v1.4 help? 4) Any other reason why this could happen?

It cannot use a card larger than 2GB. Format the card in the camera. Insert it into a card reader and change the partition side to slightly under 2GB. The problem is FAT16 does not support more than 64K sectors of size 32K. ... Nikon Coolpix 5400 Digital Camera

I get message, memory card needs formatting, followed instructions and the same message comes up again. It worked fine until I used my camera for a video and it has not worked since, except when I take to card out and use internal memory, Camera CX7430 - card Emtec SD Card - hope you can help. Lori

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We have installed new xD-Picture Card M2GB into Olympus Digital Camera Model No. C-750 Ultra Zoom not work, Screen mentioned Card Error I purchased a 1GB Sandisk (used camera) but when I power camera on I get a "Card ERROR" message. The very first time I powered up I programmed the date and time....but then got the error message. Now I get it every time I turn it on. I don't have another card to test it with:(

Go here\015\012http://www.casio.com/home ... Casio QV-R40 Digital Camera

I have a gateway DC-T50 digital camera. I put in a new 2GB SD memory card, formated the card, but when I go to use the camera I get error msg i inserted a new 2GB SD memory card, I formatted it, but when I go to Auto mode I get a message 'this card can not be used'

Is it an SDHC card? SD and SDHC cards fit the same slots, but many cameras won't work with the SDHC (high capacity) cards. SDHC is not backwards compatible. ... Gateway Digital Cameras

Sony Cybershot DSC-P200 Get error message whilst taking photo "Formatting Error" then image doesn't get saved on the memory card. This doesn't happen with every photo. I have replaced memory card and battery but still get same message.

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I keep getting a message that my memory card needs formatting. My internal memory is full. I have a Lexar multi-use 4GB SDHC card. I have no idea how to format it. I have tried everything in the "Set up" but continue to get the message and nothing is saved on the card. HELP!

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I have a Samsung S860 digital camera. When I try to take a picture I get a "card error" message. The card is installed correctly and I have even tried using a new card and get the same message.

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I have Kodak EasyShare cameras CX6200 and CX6330. I have been using San Disk 128 MB and San Disk 64 MB SD cards. Recently, I purchased a San Disk 4 GB SDHC card, but it is not getting formatted and I am unable to use. Please advise. Can I not use SDHC card in my cameras? What maximum capacity SD card I can use in my cameras?

Correct. You cannot use SDHC cards in the CX6200 and the CX6330. SD cards max out at 2GB. ... Kodak EasyShare DX6440 Digital Camera
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