Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?

I have a new Canon SD 1200 It says the memory card error. I have not formatted it yet


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All you need to do is to format the card, in your camera find the format function and format the card, it will work after that, or you can use your computer to format the card if needed. to check the write protect feature, take the card out from the camera ,and look at the side of the card, there will be a small lever and next to it small text, Lock, if the lever is next to the lock its write protected, if its far from it, then its not locked, open. to use your computer to format the card, connect it to your computer with a card reader, it will show up in my computer as a removeable storage device most likely, ones you have found it (you may have more than one of those) Right click on it and select Format, use the FAT option to format the card, when its done place it on your camera again and see if it works, if it doesn't then use FAT32 instead and format it again.
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\015\012If you have pictures stored into your memory card, try first using memory card with a card reader connected to a computer, so to recover the picture files.\015\012Format the card afterward.\015\012
\015\012If the card is new, you may need to format the card using the camera. Ensure that the card is not write protected.\015\012Insert the card into your Canon's memory card slot.\015\012Locate Format Card command on camera menu.\015\012Format the memory card.\015\012
\015\012If the card does not format, or if you get card error after formatting then the card is defective.
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