Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera ?

Canon S1- Camera doesn't save the pictures - What to do ???

\015 I used my camera for a while... It was OK.About a month ago, I took a lot of pics. when I came home, only some pics were in the memory card while other disappeared (without deleting them).I thought maybe there was some error.last week, again I took some pics, and some videos, and it only saved the first video.then I thought maybe there is a definition I changed without notice.\015

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No, it,s free. It's just that your answers are from hobbyists and knowitalls who reply when they have the time to stop by here (it's like Yahoo answers, but with geeks:).
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\015\012Sounds like your memory card may be faulty. Take no more pics until you've recovered the missing photos, take the card out of the camera. Here's some freeware photo recovery software that should be what you're looking for (recommend the last one listed):
\015\012http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/recovering-those-accidentally-lost.html
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You will need to use a flash card reader with this software. If you don't have one, get one, they're cheap:
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\015\012http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=sr_st?keywords=card+reader&rs=172282&page=1&rh=n%3A172282%2Ck%3Acard+reader&sort=price
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\015\012And finally, recommend formatting the card in the camera after you've recovered the pictures. Look for a "Low Level" format option in the camera's menus. The format should help prevent this from happening again.
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