Having problems with your Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera ?

I have a Canon rebel xti eos 400d. When you turn the camera on the screen display an error message there is a problem with the CF card. Replace the CF card." I've replaced the card with a spare, and reformatted both. I still receive the same error message. The CF cards work fine in a photo kias.

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This could indicate a bad or oxidized conductor leg in the card holder in the camera. You can try to clean it gently with a shaved qtip end and at least 90% isopropyl alcohol. Just be careful not to misalign the contacts. The contacts are soldered to the main board, so there's not much to check except the solder integrity. I don't think the software can get "hung up", at least I saw no reports of any software reset, so this problem should be hardware related. Inspect the card legs inside the camera with a flashlight and magnifier.
\015\012Good luck, and hope this helps.
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