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Hp photosmart that keeps saying card locked when inserted

\015 Hiya i have a hp photosmart m447 camera its been fine but just reecently everytime we insert the memory card it keeps saying card locked? even though it is not locked ive tried taking it out and re trying it but its the same and i can no longer take photos because it keeps saying card locked!!!!! thanks\015

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\015\012Write Protection: There is a tab on the memory card so you will you need to remove it from the camera and change the position of this tab to "unlock" it.
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