Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD750 / IXUS 75 Digital Camera ?

My Canon Powershot A560 memory card is locked and it is the camera doing it not the memory stick. When I turn on my camera I get an error message"memory card error" then when i press to view pictures it says the memory card is locked. i have switched the lock switch on the card, and it doesn't do anything, i have also tried formatting my card.


Answers :

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Turn the Canon Powershot A560 over so the bottom is facing up.
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Locate the door on the bottom of the camera. The door is labeled "CARD/BATT. OPEN."

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Place your thumb on the slider on the door. Push the slider up to unlock the door. Then, slide the door out to open it.
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Find the SD card. Inside you will see four batteries and the tip of a small plastic disc. This plastic disc is the SD card.
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Eject the sd digital memory card. To eject the card, gently push on it and then release the pressure. The SD card will pop out part way. Go ahead and pull out the card.
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Turn the card so the writing is right-side up. On either the left or right side of the card, you will see a grove with a tiny plastic switch in it. If the switch is at the bottom of the groove, the SD card is locked.
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Unlock the SD card. Using a fingernail, slide the switch to the top of the groove. The card is now unlocked.
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Return the SD card to the camera. Place the card in the slot and push down until you hear a click. The card is now successfully reinstalled. Do not worry about inserting the card the wrong way, because it will only fit one way.
Try putting a small piece of clear tape tightly over the card lock switch in the unlocked position and carefully insert card into camera. Sometime the lock switch can get caught internally when inserting the card so that it won't work inside but will outside.
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