Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A530 Digital Camera ?

Canon 530 power shot says card bad and camera locked.. new card batteries replaced.. looked through menus need answer asap Thanks



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Canon 530 power shot says card bad and camera locked.. new card batteries replaced.. looked through menus need answer asap Thanks


... Canon PowerShot A530 Digital Camera

Camera reading memory card error, cannot get it to work. Tried removeing the card and replacing batteries. Checked and it is not locked.


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Transferred the pictures from the memory card onto the computer and put card back in. Tried to turn it on, but now the lens is stuck, it didn't open fully, and I need help. It seems to have frozen while turning on - the screen is black etc. I took out the battery, and meory card, replaced them both, nothing happeneing. Power button does nothing. Is there a reset button? It's the 7.2 megapixel camera...


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... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P32 Digital Camera

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Http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct& ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera

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