Having problems with your Nikon Coolpix 5700 Digital Camera ?

Flashcard not working in nikon 5700

\015 I bought a 8gb compact flashcard (lexar platinum II 80x) i own a nikon 5700 and i have no clue how to work it!! when i turn my camera on it says the memory is empty. please help me!!\015

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Your card is way to big for your camera to recognise. I had a similar problem. The way to fix it is to trick your camera into thinking that the card is only 512 MB. To do this you need to partician your memory card. First go to this website and download this quick free program. (IT WONT HURT YOUR COMPUTER) http://www.box.net/shared/griqir68so as soon as it is download unzip it and double click on Windows Enabler. Put your card in your computer - Then go to start, control panel, administrative tools, computer managment, disk managment, and find the memory card. Down by your clock there will be a new icon with three blue and white windows. Click that and the word ON should appear. Then right click on the drive and click delete particion. Click yes and wait a second for the partician to be deleted. As soon as it deleted right click the drive again and click new partician. Follow the on screen instructions. When you get to the screen for you to pick the partician size the last part is grayed out. Just click the last feild and it will turn on. Type in 512 and then hit next. when you get to the screen that asked to quick format, check the option. Once it is finished your card should work with out any problem.
The camera is not seeing the card. TURN OFF THE CAMERA! The card is not installed properly. Remove the card and look at the sides of the card. There is a thin guide on one side and a thicker guide on the other. That should match to the camera. Line up the thin male guide to the thin female side of the camera (do same on other side and insert the card STRAIGHT in. Do not force it. It should line up if you have the card straight. Be sure it is inserted all the way in. The camera MUST be off while doing this.
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