Having problems with your Fuji Finepix Z20fd Digital Camera ?
Card Not Initalized!? How did this happen? Where are my pics?!
\015 Ugh! I took a ton of pictures this weekend and now when I turn my camera on it's telling me "Card not Initialized"... What happened? Can I retreive those pictures? When I go to "format" it says everything will be erased. I don't want that!!! Help!\015
Are you sure the camera was taking pictures all weekend? Try using a separate card reader to download your pictures or go to a local Walmart and find a Kodak picture maker machine to see if your pictures are actually there.
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