Having problems with your Fuji FinePix A920 Digital Camera ?

Protected card cannot shoot photos


Answers :

SD and SDHC cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the metal contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Fuji FinePix A920 Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Protected card cannot shoot photos


SD and SDHC cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the metal contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card. ... Fuji FinePix A920 Digital Camera

I have a AGFA 830s sensor which comes up with the message card locked when the card is not locked and I cannot delete or take new photos. I also cannot unlock the photos on protect.


Are you sure the slide switch on the side of the card is in the unlocked position? ... Agfa DC-730i / AP1100 Digital Camera

When camera gets turned on, the lens goes in and out of focus a few times and then screen turns blue and displays "D : 5f08 5e02" and does not go back to shooting pictures again. But for just looking at the pictures on the memory card, it works if turned on in that mode. If turned on in photo-shooting modes, it cannot be switched back to view photos. (OLYMPUS M700)


It's a sensor issue. The error indicates there is a problem on the lens.It may be caused by sand, broken gears or any other foreign object in the lens mechanism.A simple fix is to turn ON camera while holding it with\015\012the len ... Digital Cameras

I attempted to unlock a 1.0 gb camera card today which has been locked. After attempting to unlock it using a utility knife (since the lever was missing) I gave up after trying to load and reload the locked card. Then when I reinstalled the other card (same type which was unlocked and in use today. This card now is unusable with the same message showing on the camera screen. Yet another card that is also unlocked was used and the same message again. I now cannot shoot photos since all three card


Hi there.Turn the camera on and go into the setup menu, look down the list for "reset" and reset it, then try another camera card.Please post back the results.Good luck and thanks for choosing FixYa!! ... Canon Digital Cameras

My Fuji camera says that my 2 Gb SD card is protected. I can do anything with card (open photos, copy, delete, format card) on PC, but cannot do anything on camera. Please, HELP!!!


SD cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the metal contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card. ... Fuji FinePix Z10fd Digital Camera

My camera keeps saying "Memory card is write protected" and i cannot take photos. I have replaced the memory card with a new card and the same thing happens over and over.


Hello there Jim,KIndly turn off the phone and take out the memory card. You will find a small tab that can be adjusted to either up or down to unprotect the card.Try to adjust the tab up or down, depending on its present adju ... Nikon Coolpix L11 Digital Camera

When swithched on the camera getting message protected card and unable to shoot photos


Try to slide the little switch on the side of the card in the other direction. That switch is like a write protect for the card. Good Luck. ... Gateway DC-T50 Digital Camera

Display cf write protected, cannot access photos. How can I remove write protection from memory card.


On the side of the card is a little clip just slice it up ... Olympus Digital Cameras

The message on the screen of my camera says CARD PROTECTED .i cannot take photos or delete any . Also the memory card will not come out of slot


Card protected usually means the slide switch on the side of the card is in the locked position. To get the card out of most cameras (since you didn't say what your camera is) you press in on the card and it pops out. Sometimes there is a button alon ... Digital Cameras

I have a Fuji Finepix AX245w digital camera. An error message is showing statin 'protected card' so therefore i cannot erase photos or take any photos. How do i clear this please?


Hi, I've checked out your Fuji Finepix AX 245 and it uses standard SD or SDHC cards; this question has come up before, so I'm pasting you a complete answer that I wrote a while ago - hopefully it will allow you to clear the problem in your case! ... Fuji Digital Cameras

Cannot delete photos" Card Protected" appears on screen


There should be a small switch on the memory card that allows users to lock it so no one can delete pictures on it. Take the memory card out of the camera and look for this switch on the card and make sure it is not in the locked position. ... Sakar 87492 Digital Camera

I am using a fujifilm 2GB M xd card. After a photo shoot, when I turned the camera on it said "card not initialized." What can I do? I really do not want to lose these photos, as they were from a shoot and are worth a lot to me. I tested another card out using recovery software and found that if I formatted it from the computer I could recover the photos, but if I formatted it from the camera I could not. I tried formatting my 2 GB disk with the precious photos from the computer, but it did noth


Hi,You shouldn't be formatting the card at all if your trying to retrieve pictures from it? What recovery programs have you tried on the card? What results have you gotten. In my experience some of the pictures should be recoverable depending o ... Fuji FinePix S6000fd Digital Camera

I am using a fujifilm 2GB M xd card. After a photo shoot, when I turned the camera on it said "card not initialized." What can I do? I really do not want to lose these photos, as they were from a shoot and are worth a lot to me. I tested another card out using recovery software and found that if I formatted it from the computer I could recover the photos, but if I formatted it from the camera I could not. I tried formatting my 2 GB disk with the precious photos from the computer, but it did noth


Formatting on the computer or in the camera erases the card. That is not what you want. Use a separate card reader to download the pics (if they still exist) to your computer. If that's successful, then format the card in the camera (not the computer ... Fuji FinePix S6000fd Digital Camera

I cannot delete photos from my panasonic lumix FS5 camera via the PC like other cameras in my office. I get an error message stating it is not possible because of right protected - I have tried moving the slider on the data card but doesn't work


To delete all or just one of the pics on the memory card -- go to the play mode and use the Q Menu on the very bottom right -- you can select your choice from there.In play you can also go to Menu and Protection and select if you want al ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX33A Digital Camera

When I turn on my camera, the screen reads "Card Protected." I cannot take or delete photos.


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. If the switch is already in the proper position, slide it fully the ot ... Polaroid Digital Cameras

Hi I cannot clear the pictures off my camera - camera says protected card? I need to clear my camera off all photo's - so what do I do please. Regards Debs


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. If the switch is already in the proper posit ... Digital Cameras

Camera displaying" memory card is write protected" cannot delete or take photos


It must be the problem,your memory card is full and you have to clear or cut some files to save some space for your normal use. ... Nikon Coolpix 3700 Digital Camera

Canon ixus60 i have accidently locked the camera can you please advise how to unlock the photo card so that i can take more pics and delete some. The icon of the key called protect i cannot access. exolain in simple terms please email is [email protected]


Theres a small lock switch on the card? switch it to the other position ... Canon Digital Cameras

My C-860L olympus camera card was formatted through my computer since i did this my card reader cannot import any photo's take, can this be fix if so how? camera still takes photo's the card stores them but cannot download to pc. thanks


... Olympus Camedia C-860L Digital Camera

Have happily used my SLR panasonic digital camera and taken thousands of photos on the SD card, but today it says "memory card error please check the card". Never seen that before and cannot access any of the photos on it. Can't see anything wrong with card, won't read in another panasonic camera either, nor through the card reader attached to my printer. Camera works fine with diferent card. How do I rescue my photos please?


Have you tried this memory card on your computer? \012 If this memory card can be read functionally on your computer, you'd better copy off all your stored photos to another memory card or drive and format this card immediately to check whether ... Digital Cameras

Memory card I had photos stored on a SanDisk 512MB memory card in a Nikon Coolpix camera that is now broken. I put the card in my HP Photosmart r707 to try to trasnfer the photos to my computer. The memory card blocked the camera. I can bring up the photos in a diaporama on my computer but I cannot transfer them. And now the HP camera menu is written in Japanese(?) not the original French. How can I restore the camera to its original state and retrieve my photos.


To transfer the photos, connect directly SD card to your PC through a card reader.\015\012Try to reset your HP R707 camera: remove the battery and press the reset switch for about 5 seconds. Reinsert the battery. ... HP Photosmart R707 Digital Camera

Cannot shoot photos?


SD/SDHC cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the metal contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card. ... Fuji FinePix A920 Digital Camera

I have a brand new Canon PowerShot SD750 camera, I have a sundisk imback 1gb memory card in the camera. I took a bunch of VERY IMPORTANT photos over the past two weeks and suddenly the camera says "Memory Card Error" and I have lost access to my photos and cannot take photos unless I put in another memory card. Are my photos lost for ever, or is there a way to access them?


CardData Recovery can recover data from all camera flash memory cards includingCompact Flash Card (CF), Smart Media Card, Secure Digital Card (SD),Multi-Media Card (MMC), ... Digital Cameras

Protection problem i have a sanyo camera i got last year well about 2 months ago i accidently was messing around the camera and hit protect all photos now all my photos are protected well my sd card is full and i have read the manual to unprotect phots but it doesnt tell you how to unprotect just protect how do i unprotect so i can delete some photos


Easy solution:1) Put the sd card into your computer2) Copy all the photos to your computer. User Windows Explorer to just drag the folders from the card.3) Format the cardIf you insist on having the photos back on ... Sanyo VPC-E760 Digital Camera

I have a San Disk Ultra II 2 GB also labled 15 MBs I just bought the card and started shooting , I did not formatt it . I have 20 or so photos on it and my son pulled the card and plugged it into a HP photosmart 7760 printer thinking he was helping me. then we removed the card while printer was on ( no way to shut down card then remove ) now when I re install card into 5700 it says " No card present " when I first reinstalled the card I did view 5 or 6 photos , then no card present and now t


Thank you for posting so much detail, many people don't. I agree with you that the printer should not be writing to the card, so removing it 'live' should not be a problem, whatever anyone says (and even if the printer were to give you an error). ... Nikon Coolpix 5700 Digital Camera
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.2914 seconds