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Nikon coolpix S51 camera with 2GB Ocz card. Card works fine in the camera and PC can read fine from the camera thru USB connection. But when I put the card in card reader Windows XP sees the card but says that it is not formatted and asks if I want to format it now. Nikon transfer does not see the card either. Should I format it in Windows first and then use it in the camera?


Try formatting it w/ windows first the try it in the camera, if it wont work, the camera & your computer might be using a different file formats ... Nikon Coolpix S51c Digital Camera

Hello, my Nikon D-90 is stuck with the r-33 error message with the f-stop flashing. This happened after I emptied the memory card onto my laptop from a card reader. When I reinserted it the camera froze. I tried a friend's card ( he has a Nikon too ) and his card didn't work on my camera either so that eliminates the card I think. Any ideas? Holiday snaps are a wastin'. Thanks, Frank G [email protected]


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NIKON D70 I have a Nikon D70 Whilst taking a series of photographs I get through to about 40 images then the camera stops shooting and the format card display comes up on the display. If the CF card is removed the images taken are ok and can be down loaded. If the card is then replaced without deleating the images then further images can be taken until the problem re-ocurs. I have tested the camera by taking a full card of images all at once and there is no problem. The issue seems to ocur if th


Problem in card holder repair or replace ... Nikon D70 Digital Camera with 18-50mm Lens

Nikon 5700 Hi! I have a nikon 5700 (coolpix) that i bought from someone. i have a new sandisk compact flash card and when i insert it it says 'card contains no images'...when i try to take a pictures it says, 'out of memory. I've already formatted the card. what now?


I think it should take more that 4G's. Maybe it was the way you inserted the SD card. These Nikons can be a bit funny about such things. So if you haven't already sorted the problem I'd suiggest you turn off the camera. Remove the batteries then remo ... Nikon Coolpix 4600 Digital Camera

My Nikon d40x is roughly three years old and the lens has had to have been repaired twice due to it being dropped. Lens is working fine though now. Yesterday i was getting out my car and the camera fell out my bag, the lens still works fine but now the camera is refusing to take more than 1 photo and saying "card is full". Tried my brothers memory card in it and its doing the same although his memory card works fine with his camera (nikon d60). Someone help!


Time for some "tough love"...suggest you buy one of the new Pentax point-and-shoots that are especially made for people who continually drop their cameras. This one can be dropped from 3 feet and still work. Leave the good DSLRs to the rest of us. ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

I own a Nikon Coolpix 5700 and recntly I face a problem with the memory card, The memory card is Nikon Compact Flash 32MB and the camera shoes that I can have Basic 51 photoes, Noraml 26 Fine 13 and Hi only 2 Photoes, and the Symbol on the screen blinks and I do not understand what happened with the memory card and earlier I could have a lot of photoes, I have also done the format and the problem still exists. Would you please let me know what I do? Ramin Takavandi


Nikon Coolpix 5700 Digital Camera memory card failure:This camera has capabilities which far exceed the data storage of a 32 MB memory card. Put what you can onto the Nikon Compact Flash card and purchase another, larger, 2 GB card for yo ... Nikon Coolpix 5700 Digital Camera

I am looking at buying a Sandisk Extreme IV 4GB Memory Card for use on a Nikon D1x Camera. Does the Nikon D1x have Memory Card limitations, or will this card be OK. Thanks. Rick


Hi Rick,\015\012\015\012It is OK. However, the "shots remaining" feature of the camera may not display correctly. ... Digital Cameras

Can a SDHC card be used with a CF card adapter in Nikon D70s?


You would have to get an SDHC to CF adapter which could be pricey and they are hard to come by. ... Nikon D70s 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,


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. \015\012\015\012I've had s ... Nikon D70 Body Only Digital Camera

Do the Nikon D100 and the D70 share the same in camera Compact Flash unit - not cards - but the hardware to accept and read the CF card? I have a bent pin in the D70 and want to know if I can change out the hardware with a Nikon D100 unit.


I understand what your're looking for. \015\012\015\012The D100 is basically an N80 with digital guts. It doesn't share the same chassis as the D70, although it does share the same excellent battery.\015\012\015\012Other tha ... Nikon D100 Digital Camera

When my Nikon D40x is turned off memory card light still blinks, I tried a different memory card but light continues to blink. This is draining the battery fast for some reason. The manual and the Nikon website do not seem to have anything on the problem. Thanks,


Do you shoot on RAW modes? maybe the camera is just finishing up with the data writes on to the SD card ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

How do you know the max flash memory for the sd card for a nikon s 600 I have looked at the specs at nikon and they are silent. I have been told that if you use to large of a card, that can cause problems or camera will not work Thanks


Considering that Crucial and several others have upgrade guides and they are unlikely to sell something that would be of no use to the buyer, it isn't hard to find what capacities are suitable:\015\012\015\012 ... Nikon Coolpix S600 Digital Camera

Put new SD card in (Micro Center brand) can only read card when I plug camera into computer cannot read card when I plug card into computer. Card slot on computer works on my Nikon card.


No. SD cards will work in SDHC devices but not the other way around. It's a hardware incompatibility and cannot be changed in firmware. The only solution is to get an SDHC-capable card reader. ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera

I have a Nikon D70 and i am a photographer I shot a customers photos today. I shot the first half of the photos on this compact flash card and downloaded to my computer and then put it back in the camera and formatted the card. When I put the card back in I shot the rest of the photos using the same card. The last 2 photos I shot said that there was no image file and that I needed to change the card. I went to download the files to the computer but its telling me that the card needs to be format


Shoot,\015\012Is this a small capacity SD card? Like a 512mb or 1GB card?, you have to be careful not to shoot til the card is full, there's a risk of loosing data or corrupting what's on it. There are recovery utilities that can be loaded on ... Nikon D70s Digital Camera

I have a Nikon S3000 digital camera in blue and i recently bought a Sandisk 8 gb card for it and before i had a 4 gb card, as well a Sandisk. My 4 gb card worked fine and recorded videos but my 8 gb card does take pictures but its a bit slow and it will start to record video but after ten seconds or so it will say that this card cannot be read. Any help to what settings i need to change or is this the wrong card? Thank you.


Sandisc makes cards in various speeds or "classes". For videos, it's best to use a class 6 or better card. Sounds like your new 8GB card is a class 4 or lower. ... Nikon Coolpix S3000 Digital Camera

I have a Nikon E5400, ver 1.3. I bought a 4GB Kingston CF card; the package said "formatted and ready to use". On inserting into camera, the message flashed that the card is not formatted. So I proceeded to format. The next message that flashes is "Out of Memory". Questions: 1) is the CF card defective? 2) is E5400 incapable of reading a 4GB CF card, should we use only CF cards <1GB? 3) Will a firmware version upgrade to v1.4 help? 4) Any other reason why this could happen?


It cannot use a card larger than 2GB. Format the card in the camera. Insert it into a card reader and change the partition side to slightly under 2GB. The problem is FAT16 does not support more than 64K sectors of size 32K. ... Nikon Coolpix 5400 Digital Camera

I got a nikon p500 and when i insert the memory card it says memory can't be used. The memory card is a Patriot Memory LX series, 8 GB secure digital high capacity class 10. I took the camera back to the store and they try differents memory card but nothing so I asked for a refund so I went to another store and bought the same camera and a new memory card but when i turned on it said the same "card can't be used" what do you think it could be?????


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I have a Nikon d100. I have a 2GB Sandisk Extreme III that was full. I transferred the photos to my computer. Trashed the files on my computer so the card was empty. Put the card back into my camera and the camera is still showing the card as "Full" so won't take picture. I've checked the card on my computer and it is empty and the camera does indicate that there are no photos on the card for viewing. I have taken out the battery but that isn't working. Any ideas?


Format the card using the format the card option on your camera. There's a possibility that the formatting process made by the computer is not recognized/supported by your camera ... Nikon D100 Digital Camera

I have a nikon coolpix s4. I have used a Kodak sd 256mb memory card for years which has worked fine. I am going on a trip and wanted more memory and got a 4gb memory card. When I insert the card into the camera it reads "this card cannot be used." Why can't I use the card?


The S4 uses SD cards. Your 4GB card is actually an SDHC card and thus will not work in the S4. You will need to stay with cards 2GB and smaller. ... Nikon Coolpix S4 Digital Camera

I have a Nikon coolpix 800. I just bought a card for it: It reads--Lexar Platinum II 4GB CompactFlash 200x When I insert the card, it bring me to a message saying" that the card needs to be formatted; I follow the buttons and press format; it starts to format, but the process is aborted and the window fades and out comes the previous window with the message that it needs to be formatted. Now: the Office Depot assurd me that it is the right card, it is a new card, the batteries are new


Hi,Nikon coolpix 800 hardware does not support 4GB memory card as it is too big memory for this model and its hardware is capable to support maximum 2GB memory card.Nothing is wrong with camera and memory card, they just don't match so bu ... Nikon Digital Cameras

I was brought a coolpix Nikon camaera at the end of March and after buying the correct memory card for it, I always get an error message saying that this card can not be used. I therefore checked that this is the correct card and have been assured that the card should work. Along side this is the fact that the memory card will not stay in the camera without being held in.


Sir did you check you manual for compatibility of your memory card? try to ask the person or the shop were you bought your camera for the right compatibility of your memory card aside from this, ask also the seller of your new memory card about what ... Nikon Digital Cameras

When i insert a memory card on my nikon d60 it will take a few pics then there is a message that the memory card is damaged even if its a new card does it with all cards


Turn on the camera and find the reset function in the menu. reset it. then find the format function and reformat the memory card ... Nikon D60 Digital Camera with 18-55mm lens

My nikon coolpix s50 camera is not reading any of my memory cards that it did a week ago. It is just using the internal memory even though a memory card is inserted(and not locked).I cannot even format the cards. I also cannot access any pictures that are on the cards.


Hi,\015\012\015\012In Auto mode this camera dispays an icon showing 'IN' to denote internal memory being used. This icon should extinguish when the memory card is inserted. If the icon remains on screen with the card inserted then ... Nikon Coolpix S50 Digital Camera

Nikon D40x meomry card slot Error: " This memory card can not be used, it may be damaged. Use another card." I tried another card but got the same message. Also, I need to push it hard to insert and loack. I think it is a slot problem...Help.


This is a built in problem with meory slot in some kindly repair the slot spring from service centre ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

My HP laptop windows XP won't read my Nikon D80 SD card. It recognizes the card but tells me it is unformatted. My computer is specked to read the card and the computer reads an olympus XD card just fine. Thanks, Mike G.


The problem with formatting is it could get machine specific. The only way you can use the card with your laptop is to format it with your system, use it with your camera and try reading it with the laptop. ... Digital Cameras
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