Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS / Digital IXUS 95 IS Digital Camera ?
Receiving "card locked" message and unable to take
Take the memory card out of your camera and look at it. SD 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.
If that doesn't work, try another card.
If that doesn't work, try another card.
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Receiving "card locked" message and unable to take
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