Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A540 Digital Camera ?
Can not remove MEMORY CARD from canon a540
\015 It locks and unlockes fine, however it will NOT come out of camera. Feels like it is hitting a STOP?? Push down, it locks in place, push down again and it pops up a short distance, and hits a stop???? Have pulled pretty hard on card. Camera works fine. thanks in advance\015
Pull it harder. You obviously don't want to break it but if it still doesn't come out, I would look for screws and try to take the camera apart. Take the battery out first and don't forget how it goes back together and it should be fine.
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