Having problems with your Nikon D70 Body Only Digital Camera ?

I have a Nikon D70 camera. I'm using a Lexar 2GB card inside. Problem focuses on the card. Previous to this moment, card has worked fine. Today, shot photos and when I hooked up the camera to download the pics, got an error in the viewfinder (CHR). Looked at the manual, and it said problem was with the card. I removed the card, and placed it in a card reader. It worked fine and I was able to transfer the photos. Replaced the card, and still get the same error. I've already re-formatted the card,


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First, memory cards don't last forever, so it may be time for a new card. Make sure you check the pins in your camera and the contacts in your card for dust/dirt. I'd guess you already looked at this, though.
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\015\012I've had similar problems with cards that worked fine after I did a long format on the PC, not in the camera. You need to put it in your reader and then right click and pick the Format option. Unclick the "Quick" button on the format menu, and try it. You'll have to format again when you put it in the camera.
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\015\012There's not too much you can do with a memory card other than this. If you still get errors, try again with a new card. If you get the same errors, you'll need to get the camera looked at in a service center.
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