Having problems with your Canon Digital Rebel / EOS-300D Digital Camera with EF-S 18-55mm Lens ?

I've got an Canon EOS digital rebel. says "no CF card" when there is a card in the slot. card works (tried it on another camera). thoughts?



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The camera isn't seeing the card inserted.
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\015\012Have you tried another compact flash card in the slot to see if your camera is definitely at fault?
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\015\012If so get a maglite and examine the slot the card plugs into and check none of the pins are bent. If there is a bent pin you may be able to straighten it with a pair of tweezers, though you may need to dissasemble the camera to do this. If the pins are all ok then you may have a board fault and while this is fixable it requires patience, a steady hand, knowhow, and test equipment. It would be easier to search for a scrap camera of the same model on ebay with a working board (search for one with a broken screen or lens) and simply swap it out.
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\015\012Of course before you do any of these things check if your manufacturers warranty is still valid.
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