Having problems with your Fuji FinePix S700 Digital Camera ?

How to remove write-protection from the xD picture card?


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Remove the XD card from the camera. look for a tiny slide switch on the left side of the memory card. Slide the switch to the "unlocked" position. Put the card back in the camera being careful to put it in the correct way and careful not to contact the switch on the card and move it back to "lock".
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