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Cannon sx10is showing video camera symbol and memory card locked even though on other setting


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Memory card locked...even though new card. i know


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My sd card is locked every time i take a picture or a video and when i put it on internal memory it does take a picture but not much memory but when i put it on auto setting i can't delete anything and all of that other stuff!


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