Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?

I lost my vacation pictures

\015 I reformatted the memory card and lost my pictures.\015

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Yep, they are gone. you should have transferred them to computer first. recovery could happen but it is expensive, from my experience.

There are data recovery companies out there who may be able to help...good luck.
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Card error Pictures from Christmas and Nieces one year birthday party... Put the memory card in the reader on my brother's computer and it shows error. We formatted card... sadly thinking I lost pictures, Took pictures on a great vacation shared with 6 people and I being responsible for the pics... came home and plugged card into reader and into computer...again card error. So now are pictures lost? My son went to some kind of site and downloaded something that said there are over 1000 pictures


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I lost my vacation pictures


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I purchased a Digital Concepts (Sakar) 98379 camera and took a lot of pictures of our vacation. Somewhere, I lost the software CD that came with the camera and now I don't know what to do. I have Windows Vista operating system. Any suggestions would help. Thank you.


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Pictures deleted I pressed the format button on my Akai DC7370 camera, not knowing what it did, and lost all of my saved pictures. Now my camera will only hold a memory of about fourteen pictures. Is there anyway I can retrieve my lost pictures?


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Please help, i have lost a lot of pictures from my camera and i have a horrible feeling i pressed the format button without realising what id done. Are all my pictures lost?


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I have a samsung digimax v5-5mega pixels. I have been trying to change the time because we have gone off daylight savings. Now on the screen I have come up with it says format set:ok what does this mean have I lost all the pictures. Have I lost all of my pictures? What can I do?


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