Having problems with your Fuji FinePix F470 Digital Camera ?

Can't access pictures or turn on camera

\015 I have just returned from holiday and tried to transfer my photos from my F470 to my PC. The transfer was about half done when a message appeared saying that the picture could not be copied and offering retry, cancel and skip options. I chose skip, and it repeated the message for the same photo. I canceled and ended the copying process. The camera then powered down. When I tried to turn it back on, the digital screen briefly turned gray and then turned off again. It now refuses to even do this and is completely unresponsive. Can you offer any advice or assistance?\015

Answers :

Hello, if the batteries where not fully charged when you where copying pictures to PC, the camera may have corrupted the pictures on the xD card. That is why the camera is showig a grey picture and turning off, it can't work without a valid picture card. A vey good way to restore the pictures on the card is to buy a card reader (they are unexpensive) that can handle xD cards and use a picture restore software.
\015\012For the restoration proccess, read the following page:
\015\012Maybe you don't need to buy a card reader if your camera is recognized as a disk drive by the computer but I strongly recommend a card reader for future picture downloading to PC.
\015\012After recovering your pictures, you have to format your card in order to use it again in camera.
\015\012Good luck!
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