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

Camera Displaying Incompatible JPEG File

\015 I have a Canon IXUS 750 and have had no previous problems. My camera has just started displaying Incompatible JPEG File on display also when downloaded to computer. Why is this and what is solution?\015\012A friend recently placed memory card into their computer to see photos, could this be the reason?\015

Answers :

Sounds like the card has become corrupted. Did you format it in your camera when you first got it? If not, what you're experiencing eventually happens. Take no more pics until you've recovered any photos that you may be missing, take the card out of the camera. Here's some freeware photo recovery software that should be what you're looking for:
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\015\012http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/recovering-those-accidentally-lost.html
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You will need to use a flash card reader with this software. If you don't have one, get one, they're cheap:
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\015\012http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=sr_st?keywords=card+reader&rs=172282&page=1&rh=n%3A172282%2Ck%3Acard+reader&sort=price
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\015\012Finally AFTER you've recovered your photos, recommend formatting your card in your camera. Look in the "tools" menu for the selection that shows your card's memory capacity, and select it. Then follow the prompts to format the card. Select "Low Level" format if asked. Note that THIS WILL ERASE YOUR CARD, so again make sure that you have first backed up your photos on your computer.
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