Having problems with your Fuji FinePix S5100 Digital Camera ?

Canon a560 I just got my camera for Christmas, last night I downloaded 12 pictures from the camera (with the original memory card)  today I put in a 1GB card and when I just got home and tried to download my pics nothing is happening.  I tried going to the start menu and manually pulling it up and it says camera is not detected.  If I turn the camera off and back on I can hear the computer chime so I know it's detecting it somewhat.  I tried uninstalling the software and then reinstalling it and


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Sounds like the card is defective or inferior.
Some Asian cards have been known to be relabelled higher than their actual size. [ie 256MB marked as 512MB fraud scam]
Suggest trying the original card again - if it works them probably not the camera. A Canon A560 should definitely accept 2GB [at least]
1-2 GB cards should be accepted by almost all big brand digital cameras.
Cards OVER 2 gigabytes [ie 4GB and up] CAN be a problem for older cameras that weren't designed to access the higher addresses needed in larger cards. Most of the major brands can now do this.
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