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CANON A720IS How do I access DIGITAL zoom on the menu. Dimmly shows as a menu option but paging down skips the selection. Currently shows [OFF] ALSO My manual recommends formatting a new SD card. Is that necessary?


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CANON A720IS How do I access DIGITAL zoom on the menu. Dimmly shows as a menu option but paging down skips the selection. Currently shows [OFF] ALSO My manual recommends formatting a new SD card. Is that necessary?


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First try to see if the card is not locked from the side ..It has a little button that locks it ...after that insert the card into a computer with a card reader ..and format it in Fat mode...by opening my computer folder...right click on the removabl ... Polaroid a330 Digital Camera

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I have a new Canon PowerShot A570 IS and can't figure out how to get the Time and Date to show. When I go to menu and come to the time & date (That says Off) it skips past It wont light up so I can put it on.


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The problem in my digital camera is whenever I ON the camera, It shows Memory card requires formatting, and If I give Continue, It shows Formatting will delete everything on memory card I give Continue.......Its shows Memory card is unusable(insert new Memory card). And if I put a new Memory card it again shows the same message........So what would be the problem either it's the camera, and may not be memory card. Please suggest me what to do next...... awaiting for your reply


Preformat : By Fix-shad0w#1Insert your memory card into your computer's reader if you have one. If not, you can purchase a multi-format USB Memory Card reader from Amazon.com or Buy.com#2Open up 'My Computer'. You should ... Kodak EasyShare V1003 Digital Camera

? necessary to format a new SDHC 8 gb card before using ?


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Kodak CX6330 camera support KODAK SD Cards up to 2 GB and KODAK SDHC Cards up to 8 GB.Other manufacturer cards should be up to 2GB because of camera hardware read/write speed.So if new 4GB card is other then above mentioned Kodak cards, t ... Kodak EasyShare C330 Digital Camera

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Kodak EasyShare DX4530 Digital Camera Digital Camera Cannot format memory card After I inserted new card, it says that memory card required formatting....I hit Continue...it warn me that formatting will delete everything on the card......i hit continue...it says "formatting" and shows an hourglass icon...then AGAIN says memory card requires formatting. How do I format ?


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INSERT ANY NEW MEMORY STICK SHOWING FORMAT ERROR


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