Having problems with your Fuji FinePix S7000 Digital Camera ?

Finepix s7000 new 4gb card not initialized fujifilm cf

\015 Finepix s7000 \015\012new card bought today and the message i get when i try to use it in the camera is card not initialized.\015

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The S700 as it came from the factory CANNOT use a 4 gig card. You must go to the Fuji USA website and download the firmware update. You will need to have the program that came with the camera installed, and the cable that also came with the camera. Make sure that you have fresh batteries in the camera. Instructions are on the Fuji website along with the download for the firmware. You are actually going to "flash" the firmware in the camera just as if you were doing a BIOS flash in your computer. Personally, I only use smaller cards and remove the pics soon after I take them. A 2 gig card will hold about 150 full rez pics. Get them out of the camera....don't save them forever on the card!
This camera won't recognize over 2gb memory card.
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Finepix s7000 new 4gb card not initialized fujifilm cf


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