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Look at your memory card. SD cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card.
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The camera tells me the card is protected and I clear old phoographs how can I clear this faultst


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Protected card... my digital camera has a card, it is a lexar 2gb sd card and every time i try to take pictures, it tells me that the card is protected, also it wont let me delete pictures that have already been saved on my card, can u please help?


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