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

I have a new canon eos 400d and it wont recognise any cf card keeps saying card error and when i try to format the card it reads'err99' also i have lost all of the photos from the card that i was using before this started


Answers :

Err99 is a generic Canon error code. It does not pin point the problem it is just telling you there is a problem. Try turning it on without the card. If you still get the error it may be the lens or some other issue with the camera.
If the card has images in it, a damaged file could be the source of\015\012the problem; try to download the images to your computer using a card\015\012reader and search for a corrupted file/image. If none could be found it\015\012still could be a file matter, at least you saved your images (if you\015\012succeeded in dowloading them).
\015\012\015\012\015\012Clean the card pin-holes with a camera blower, check that the card is\015\012dry and/or not overheated. Leave it rest for some 10/15 minutes wrapped\015\012in a soft cloth with some silica gel and give it anoteher try.\015\012
\015\012\015\012If the above didn't work, it is now time to format your card, using\015\012your camera or your computer application of choice and put it back in\015\012the camera. Is the camera now working? If not then the card still has\015\012problems. Try to find another camera to test that card on, if still\015\012doesn't work then that card has probably died, unless there's a\015\012specific incompatibility between that card (brand/size) and the camera\015\012you tested it on. Refer to the card help manual or manufacturer's\015\012assistance to know more.
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