Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera ?
Power shot 400 Naming error
\015 Naming error when inserting a freshly emptied 1 gig card. Also deleated two "unnamed photos" which now I fear were files necessary for operation. Tried the camera with a 256 card and it works fine, How can breathe life back into the 1 gig card?\015\012\015\012Going to Belize in the morning!\015\012\015\012DougI tap on the lence and still shows naming error...I need help\015
Format the card in the camera if you cant do it from a computer and make sure it has a name for the card in the format process. I just tried this on a card and it works great.
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