Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera ?

Card Locked message is on my camera screen and I have not found how to remove it.


Answers :

SD and SDHC cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card. If the switch is already in the proper position, slide it fully the other way and then back again.
What you need to do is, find your memory card that should be in your camera. If you look carefully, along one of the edges of your memory card (commonly found on left edge), there should be a mini switch that slides up and down. Try to slide it the other direction which may unlock the data in your memory card. Most memory cards should have the switch slided up to activate that data is unlocked and free to use.
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