Having problems with your Canon EOS 500D / Digital Rebel T1i Digital Camera ?

I have a 32gb SDHC card and it works perfectly in a usb card reader (read, write, format...), but my Canon 500d just can't use it, nor format it. Can you help?

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Check your owner's manual for the highest card capacity your camera can take.
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