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

I try to take a picture and this comes on the screen write protect.


Answers :

This is a common problem with SD & SDHC type memory cards - and is easily fixed.

Remove the card from the camera and inspect the edge for a sliding tab and lock indicator.
690144df-2144-46c7-9b90-dd85c207a09b.jpgYou can see the tab & lock indicator on the left side edge in the picture of the front of the card above. Slide the tab UP - away from the lock position - as shown in the picture. The card is now able to be written. When the tab is in the lock position, the card may only be read.

Carefully reinsert the card into the camera - taking effort to see that the tab is not bumped / moved back into the lock position. You should be able to take pictures and have them saved to the card - without the locked message from this point on.

I hope this helps & good luck!
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