Having problems with your Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z6 Digital Camera ?

Acidentally pushed a button that seems to have erased a FULL MEMORY CARD

\015 Please tell me I haven't just lost nearly 1,000 important family pictures. This morning, when I turned on my camera to view the pictures I took yesterday, I tried to delete a fuzzy picture, in the same way I have deleted many pictures in the past. Instead, a screen came up that I have never seen before. I'm not even sure how to get to it again, but it had a list of about 4 options, with delete at the top, and I believe format next. I didn't know what the screen was about, or how to get out of it. Because delete was an option at the top, I tried to scroll up to that option and select yes, but instead, it said format, yes or no. Because I ddin't know what it meant, but thought it must refer just to that picture, I selected yes. To my horror, my camera now says NO IMAGES. Is there anyway to undo this. If not, I have lost my grandbaby's birth, and the first 8 months of his life, plus any other family pictures etc. My heart is pounding!!!!\015

Answers :

First do not panic! It is possible to recover your pictures if you take care. Take the card from the camera (powered off)and if it has a "write protect" tab then lock it now. Do not try and write anything to the card or you risk causing more problems.

If you are comfortable with using a PC then you can download a FREE utility that will recover your photos from the following link:


If you need something a little more "user friendly" then you will need to buy the software. If you search the web for photo recovery software you will find many.
One I have used successfully is RescuePro that used to be bundled with some Sandisk products. Now you can get it from the link below:


You can try the demo to see what you can recover before buying.

Remember - Do NOT try & write anything back to the card until you can recovered your pictures to your PC safely!

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