Having problems with your Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera ?

Sandisk CF card is in canon rebel xti and eject button is stuck down and cf card will not come out. How to release it?


Answers :

Hello, and thanks for using FixYa.

Try pushing down the card a bit, see if the eject button sticks up.

If the eject button did not stick up now and when you inserted the card originally, then most likely the card has been inserted upside down. This may have also caused damange to the card reader on the camera or possibly the pins. And the camera might be unable to read cards in the future.

In that case it would be difficult to remove, you need something to grab it from the edge and pull out.

If the eject button sticked out originally, but the card still appears stuck. See if you can push the button further down, if this doesn't help, you still need to obtain something to grab the card from its edges to get it out. Avoid the top and the bottom of the card.

It is okay to pull out the card, the eject button only pushes the card from inside the slot, it doesn't hold on it.
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