Having problems with your Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera ?

My canon 40D won't read the CF card anymore and says "CF CARD FULL"


\015 Also, when I connect it to the computer, it says "busy" and I can't access it through USB. Any help would be appreciated.\015

Answers :

Check for bent CF pins. make sure there is room on the CF card.

busy is normal
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