Having problems with your Kodak Digital Cameras ?

Will not format Scandisk i have bought 2 and i get the same problem

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This sometimes happens when the card is too large and the camera cannot handle it. For example, if your camera can use up to a 1GB card and you try to use a 4GB, it won't format.
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