Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera ?

I am having trouble formatting a memory card. I have inserted it and have located the format option, but it is blacked out and I cannot choose it from the menu list.

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There are several possible causes for "memory card locked", "memory card error", or "no memory card". The most common is trying to use a 4GB or higher SDHC card with an older camera made before SDHC format came out (by the way, the S2 IS is one of them). Other causes include problems with the tiny slide switch on the side of the card, or the electrical contact switch internal to the camera. The problem may also arise from simple formatting problems if the card has never been formatted in the camera (note that this will also erase the card). Troubleshooting tips for this problem may be found at this link.\015\012
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