Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A70 Digital Camera ?

I get a memory card error even though it has a card installed


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Http://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/support/consumer/digital_cameras/powershot_a_series/powershot_a70#ServiceAndSupport
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\015\012Issue: Memory card Error
\015\012\015\012\015\012Solution: Try a different memory card and/or Reformat memory card PowerShot A70

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\015\012Formatting a CF Card\015\012You should always format a new CF card or one from which you wish to erase all images and other data.
\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012caution_a70.gifPlease note that formatting a CF card erases all data, including protected images and other file types. Please check the contents of the CF card before formatting it.
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  1. Turn the power on.

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  3. Press the <MENU> button and select [ tools_icon.gif(Set up)] using direction_arrow_lt.gifor direction_arrow_rt.gif.

    format_menu_1.gif

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  5. Select format_icon_a70.gif(Format) using direction_arrow_up.gifor direction_arrow_down.gifand press the <SET> button.

    format_menu_2.gif

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  7. Select [OK] using direction_arrow_lt.gifor direction_arrow_rt.gifand press the <SET> button.

    format_menu_3.gif

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    • To cancel formatting instead, select [Cancel] and press the <SET> button.
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    • The capacity of the CF card displayed after formatting will be less than the rated capacity of the CF card. This is not a malfunction of the CF card or camera.


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  9. Press the <MENU> button.
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  • If the camera does not work properly, the inserted CF card may be malfunctioning. Reformatting the CF card may solve the problem.
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  • When a non-Canon brand CF card is malfunctioning, reformatting it may solve the problem.
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  • CF cards formatted in another camera, computer or peripheral device may not operate correctly. When that happens, reformat the CF card with this camera.
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