Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A470 Digital Camera ?

My canon power shot A470 is writing card locked

\015 My canon power shot A470 is writing card locked whenever i want to shot pictures\015

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Look at your memory card. SD cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the metal contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card.
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