Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD550 / IXUS 750 Digital Camera ?

I have an ixus 750 camera;it suddenly WITH NO WARNING blocked the memory card it showed a message "memory card error". What to do to unblock it. Best regards D.Meshaka


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Check to see if the card has a little white switch, on one side, sometimes these, if it has one, get bumped "on" if, it is, try the other way. If not, then all you can do is try to format the card again. by camera, or PC if able. If that all doesn't work, then, the card has somehow, gone faulty. you may need a new one, either that or the camera has developed a Fault. Also ensure all contacts are clean, inside and & on the card, a hard ink eraser works well.
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