Having problems with your GoPro Surf Hero 5170 Digital Camera ?

My gopro surf hero won't record.it turns on,everything works except it does not record nor takes photos


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Be sure to have fully charged batteries and format your SD card using the FAT format. Start by taking the batteries and SD card out, then reinserting after at least 30 second. Here's an unofficial GoPro user guide and tip sheet that I hope helps. Please only apply the GoPro firmware update to GoPro Hero Wide cameras - not the Hero 3 or standard lens models. If we can answer any questions about GoPro products our contact information is at IcePlanter.com
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