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My Canon powershot s400 camera won't read memory card

\015 My Canon powershot s400 reads memory card error no matter what card I put in. I have tried 4 different cards. Can I fix this?\015

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First, remove the card, and look in the slot for any bent flash card pins. If you see any, don't fret, it's possible that you can fix this yourself. See this article on how to unbend flash card pins.
\015\012But if no pent pins are seen, then the camera's clock battery has worn out, and is likely causing this problem. Unfortunately this battery is internal to the camera. But Canon will fix this for you (for the S400 only) for free, with free shipping. Please see the Canon advisory for your camera here.
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