Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A620 Digital Camera ?

I put a brand new SanDisk SDHC 4 GB memory card in and it says "memory card error; card is locked".


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I also own an A620, but unfortunately I also learned the hard way that SDHC cards are not compatible with this camera. The A620 was designed before the newer SDHC format came out, thus although they look exactly the same, your camera will never work with these cards. Your camera uses standard SD cards (2GB or less). There are some standard 4GB SD cards, but they are very rare these days, and costly.
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