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Card locked i cannot take pictures because the message ''card locked'' comes up on my cannon power shot D10
If this happened after the card had been removed then you may have inadvertently slide the card lock into the 'lock' position.\015\012If the card has not been disturbed, the very fragile 'switch' may be defective.\015\012I would try removing the card and operating the slide-lock several times and then leaving it in the unlocked position.
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Card locked i cannot take pictures because the message ''card locked'' comes up on my cannon power shot D10
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Canon power shot d 10 when memory card is placed in trying to take a photo card reads locked
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