Having problems with your Fuji Finepix J20 Digital Camera ?

Finepix J20 Digital Camera- says:PROTECTED CARD!

\015 I turn on my Fuji film Finepix J20 Digital Camera, and all it says is PROTECTED CARD and wont let me take a picture, or delete one! Please help!\015

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My bet is that the little switch on the SD card is in the "lock" position. Switch it off and try again...
Yes was the little slider on the side of my sd card many thanks .
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