Having problems with your Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens ?

I have a nikon d40 and have picked up a virus on the memory card. My Virus scan gave me the option of heal, however now the dcim file has disappeared and i cannot download the pics which are stil on the card.


Answers :

Once the dcim is removed there is no logarithm to find and rebuild them when they are in transfer of data.

There are some utilities that can guess as near as possible to the data required to build the pics, but my understanding of of these is that they are not reliable.

Even though you have removed the virus reformat the card anyway.

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