Having problems with your Konica Minolta DiMAGE A200 Digital Camera ?

The following alert appears, "Unable to use card. Format?".



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Reformatted card and it is working great- This article gave me the idea to "Read The Instructions" and it actually worked Thanks JT
The following conditions are presumed:\015\012- File system of the card was changed by formatting with PC.\015\012- The card was formatted with other memory card device.\015\012Basically we recommend the users to format by using the camera. (All the data in the memory card will be erased.) As the memory card may have defects in itself, please try other memory card, if you have other memory cards.
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