Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

Sd card when i put my sd card in my camera it says card 'can not b used',and when i put it into the computer it initially down loaded 50 pictures out of 800 but now does not recognise the card. does any one have any ideas how i can retrive the photos on the card. please.


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My suggestion for this problem is that you try to do a low level format of your SD card, some digital SLR cameras allow this via the menu, but you can also download specific software. I don't know if this is the best but you can try
http://panasonic.jp/support/global/cs/sd/download/sd_formatter.html

If by any chance the reader is having problems with black pictures taken with his DSLR and have a relatively new one you can try format your SD Card with FAT32 if it is larger than 2GB. Old cams only support FAT16 but newer ones support FAT32 maybe it helps
I formated my sd card and i didn´t know something about difference between formated as FAT 32 or just FAT, and after that my camera wrote "This card can not be used" and as i read this comment by alexross a try it and you can´t to do formating by DOS - i work with Win XP and you can choose type of formating - default format is FAT 32 but you can click on it and there you have as well offer for FAT - try this, i did it and my sd card have no more problem!!! thax a lot to alexross!
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