Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera ?

I want to delete the pictures

\015 I have about 200 photos from the past several months that I want to delete.\015

Answers :

Back up your photos to your computer and then format the card in the camera. Not only will this delete all the photos, this will prevent any further fragmentation of the card. If you keep some photos on the card, delete others, and take more, then delete, etc., you're heading for guaranteed problems.

So, format the card every time you finish download photos to your computer. If you must have photos in the camera, use a card reader and copy them to the card after the format.

Also, remember to format the card in the camera, not on a computer.
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