Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare Z740 Digital Camera ?

New battery new sdhc 4 gb card. asking to format. When I go to set up menu, then format, it will not acept card. ??????


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Your\015\012 camera will accept a maximum SD card capacity of 2GB. It simply isn't \015\012capable of handling anything of a larger capacity and in particular is \015\012incompatible with the more technically advanced SDHC cards.

Your fix is to either replace your camera with a later model or to stick to using SD cards with a maximum 2GB capacity.
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