Having problems with your Kodak Easyshare Z812-IS Digital Zoom Digital Camera ?

When I view my card in the camera, I see all my photos. When I go to down load them using different programs, besides Kodak, it shows that some of the photo are "drawing failed". Is the problem with my camera or my memory card? Also be advised that when I first got the camera (about 7 months ago), I never had any problems. This type of problem has occurred within the past two months. That is why I am not sure if it's the camera or card.


Answers :

It's much more likely to be the card than the camera, but it could be either.

Try removing all of the files from the card, then reformatting it. Using an external card reader to reformat would be preferable, because it removes the camera from that part of the equation.

If you reformat successfully, and there were no errors or bad sectors reported, try using it in your camera. If you get the same problems, try a different card.

If multiple cards fail, you'll have to judge if the camera is worth repairing. If it cost less than a few hundred dollars and is more than a coupe of years old, it's more cost effective to replace it.
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