Having problems with your Olympus Camedia C-310 Zoom Digital Camera ?

Write protect My camera was fine yesterday and I turned it on this morning to take a photo and a blue screen with red words 'write-protect' appeared. When I look back at previous photos there is a little green key in the top right corner. I have tried to go to the mode menu but it won't let me scroll up to click on the key. I think the camera is locked but I don't know how I can unlock it. please help!


Answers :

Just open the card cover and press quick view and ok at the same time, and reset the camera.\015\012if that don\302\264t solve it may need to replace the mainboard
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