Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A430 Digital Camera ?

My a430 Powershot shows"memory card full" but it is not

\015 I have just purchased this camera and I believe it needs re formatting but I dont Know how to do this. I have only taken 9 shots and no videos. I only have the short form manual and my problem is not covered. I would appreciate some help. My phone number is 01883 715166. Many thanks, Gordon\015

Answers :

What is the capacity of the card? With my camera came a 16 MB card and that one is full VERY fastly. Fully formatted, you can only take 7 shots OR 25 seconds of video. And that's it. It isn't a malfunctioning card, it is the capicity of the card.
Hi there.
you cannot reformat your camera but you can reformat your memory card that comes in the camera. for now try resetting this camera :
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  1. go into your setup menu and choose "reset" (or intialize)
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  3. hold down the menu key for 5 seconds
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  5. switch off and switch back on after a few seconds
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  7. you should have the camera reset to factory default settings.
but if the camera is new it does not really need to be reset. let me know if there's anything more i can do.


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