Having problems with your Olympus Camedia C-350 Digital Camera ?

Format problems of Olympus 1Gb card with C-750UZ

\015 Hi,\015\012I have a c-750UZ that should be able to work with XD cards up to 2GB. I recently bought a new original Olympus 1GB card, inserted it and got a "Please Format" error. I started format and it was stopped with a format error. Tried several times - all with same result. Formated it in another camera (other make) with no problems. Also photographed on it with other cam. Returned to my c-750 and again - need to format and format error.\015\012Any suggestions?\015

Answers :

The problem is that the largest xD card that your camera can support is an M or H 512mb card. The 1gb card is not compatible. The firmware in the camera cannot support memory storage with that capacity. The camera came out before those cards did and there no plans to upgrade the camera to allow those types of cards to be supported.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Olympus Camedia C-350 Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Format problems of Olympus 1Gb card with C-750UZ


The problem is that the largest xD card that your camera can support is an M or H 512mb card. The 1gb card is not compatible. The firmware in the camera cannot support memory storage with that capacity. The camera came out before those cards did a ... Olympus Camedia C-350 Digital Camera

Format problem useing 1gb card was ok then for some reason I am having the same problems as others on here it asks me to format card then when I press ok says it cant have tryed several 1gb cards no luck camera works ok with out card.


Check if the SD card seems to insert properly. If not, the pins could be crushed in the SD card holder. That's what happend to my camera. So the camera will work fine without an SD card but I can't install a card. The other possiblility is that the c ... Digital Cameras

Olympus xd card formatting problems.


If you like the camera and XD cards then I would use the USB cable to download the photos from the camera. When you plug the USB cale into the camera and then into the computer, the computer should recognize the camera and set it up as another disk d ... Olympus FE-340 Digital Camera

Card problem When I turn my camera on, I am promted to either format my XD or turn the power off. When I tried to format it the camera said that there is a card error and it stops working. When I tried to download the pictures using the Olympus Master software, it said the device wasn't ready. So, I can't take pictures and I can't dowload and free up my card. What should I do?


I haven't had this problem with a Cannon card but it may be the same solution.\015\012Take your card to a card reader, Walgreens, Target, or even your own printer or computer may have a card reader. If you can, view the photos get copies. Then ... Olympus FE-240 Digital Camera

Camera: Olympus C-720 Ultra Zoom Problem: All of a sudden the camera will not recognize nor format the memory card. I have tried changing the card, and the batteries...thinking the power was low, but with no success. On the LCD screen I get an 'Card Error'...with 2 different codes: 132F & 1304. I have tried to get information about these codes but there also I have not been able to acquire any results. Could someone please help me to fix this/these problems so I can begin to use the camer


This problem has been happening to owners like you since the camera first came out. Go to the Olympus website and e-mail them with your problem. By now, they have a solution to the problem. ... Olympus Camedia C-720 Ultra Zoom Digital Camera

I have an Olympus XD-Picture Card M 1GB ant the problem is that I can see my pictures with the card in the camera Olympus FE-230 but when I want to download the pictures to the computer I just see FOUND.000 directory and BOOTEX.LOG file. I cannot download the pictures neither from the card nor connecting the camera. How can I fix this? Which is the OS of the camera?


First thing I would try to do is to ensure that the card and camera contacts are clean (use a qtip and 90% iso alcohol). Next, inspect the wire contact legs inside the camera, and make sure none are bent or out of alignment. The camera itself has ... Olympus FE-230 Digital Camera

I have an Olympus c-70 zoom digital cam and when I turn it on there is a blue window on the screen with a "card setup" writing. All what I can choose is "power off" or "format". My problem is that I've just arrived home from Mexico and there are lots of pics on the memory card. I can see them on the screen of my olympics but not able to convert theme onto my pc. How can I solve this problem? Thanks, Janos See less


Hi,You may way want to try and purchase a USB memory card reader. Like this one: ... Digital Cameras

I have never had a problem retrieving pictures from my Olympus Stylus 730, I can open the memory card and drag the pictures to a folder on my computer without a problem. However, I cannot do this with video files. I can't even play them straight from the memory card folder on my computer (Dell PC). I tried opening them with Windows Media Player instead of Quicktime, the format they were in, and it allowed me to hear the audio but with no video. How can I convert these files so that they are read


Please download and install these two programs to the computer, after you have done so, the video should play back normally, and so should all if not most videos that you can find.\015\012\015\012\015\012First, install FFDSHOW video decod ... Olympus Stylus 730 Digital Camera

Format problems I bought an olympus D-390 a few years ago. Today I bought a new xD-picture card and the camera won't format it. Am I doing something wrong or is the card too big? please help


Hi: Did you unlock the XD?\015\012\015\012If the Xd is not unlocked, then you can not access it and format it.\015\012\015\012Your Xd might be too big for your camera.\015\012\015\012GOOD LUCK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ... Digital Cameras

Can i use a 1gb xd card in the olympus d-560 zoom ? i get a ''format'' screen, but can't format the card


The reason why you have that error is because this camera will only support up to 256 MB of memory card so the 1 GIG wont really work with it.... ... Digital Cameras

Card error when i put new xd card into my camedia c-450 zoom it wont format, comes up with card error message (using olympus 1gb xd card.)


The problem is that the largest xD card that your camera can support is an M or H 512mb card. The 1gb card is not compatible. ... Olympus Digital Cameras

Xd card having problems with new 1gb xd card, upon inserting i am asked to format card which i try to do,then when i request yes it appears to start then i get a "card error" message.....any suggestions???????


According to the Olympus website the olympus c350 series camera will only take up to 512 MB xd cards. ... Olympus Camedia C-350 Digital Camera

I bought a 4GB Memory Card for my Samsung Digimax D53. I put it the camera and Try to format it, but it says CHECK SD CARD. I tried another 1GB memory card and it worked. I know that the problem is with my 4GB memory card. what can i do to to get it work?


Your problem is that your camera only takes standard SD cards up to a maximum of 2GB. The c ... Samsung Digimax D53 Digital Camera

I bought a 4GB Memory Card for my Samsung Digimax D53. I put it the camera and Try to format it but it says check sd card. I tried another 1GB memory card and it worked. I know that the problem is with my 4GB memory card. What can i do to to get it work?


Unfortunately, you can't. The D53 works with MMC and SD cards. Your 4GB card is actually an SDHC card. While it fits into the slot, it is electronically incompatible and will not work. Since this is a hardware issue, it is not something that can be c ... Samsung Digimax D53 Digital Camera

I have Bonica 5.0 Mega Pixel Digital Camera (the one that has the waterproof glove, and fits inside the Snapper XP underwater case). Problem: I have been unable to find any SD memory card compatible with this camera. Have tried PNY 4 GB--no good. Tried PNY 2GB--no good. Trying PNY 1 GB.. and it just keeps "formating". While on vacation last fall, a friend let me try some other brand of SD card, 1GB..no good. I am very disappointed and need to know how to get a memory card to work wit


Try formatting the card inside the camera, that should work.If\015\012after formatting from camera menu the camera still does not read the\015\012card, then test the camera with a different SD card, a defective card\015\012can still be re ... Digital Cameras

Olympus cr 350. New camera. After number of photos taken when turning on the camera it says to either turn of or format the memory card. At the store I got a new camera, but still have the same problem. I can take some photos, then I get the same message. At the store service desk they tell me that the camera could be incompatible with the brand of the memory cards Transcend, at the department inside the store they say it is not probable.


May be your memory card was error/damaged, format it and check for error. ... Digital Cameras

My FE-360 is not recognized now when I try to transfer my pics to PC. I even formatted the XD card, thinking that was the problem, but that did not work. I can upload the pics from the card in another Olympus camera, so, I'm thinking it could be the camera.


Having received no response in over four months, I assume my suggestion to use a card reader solved the problem. ... Olympus FE-360 Digital Camera

Olympus Camedia 450 Zoom digital Camera has just started to keep showing card full after a couple of shots. The cards are 64Mb and are OK as I have checked them [3] on the PC with a disk/card program. I have also formated them both in the camera and also the PC under a FAT 16 basis. The two lights [red/green] also flash sometimes so changed batteries just to make sure that was not the problem. Any suggestions other than scrapping it? Cheers Peter


... Olympus Digital Cameras

Hi Team hve a problem with Olympus Camedia C-450 Zoom Digital Camera - put in new memory card (original) and since cant get camera to work - I think the said camera is almost new - but I get error message -CARD ERROR - when asked to format? - please help? Paul


You need to format a card in the camera to erase and optimize it for the camera. Go into the menu and scroll to "format" and follow the on-screen instructions. ... Olympus Camedia C-450 Zoom Digital Camera

I have a problem with my Olympus C-750UZ. I stripped it down and replaced the bios capacitor and display screen. The top cover of the SD card assy came off and a small black spring (approx.16mm long x 1mm O/D fell out. I cannot see where this spring is located. It must have something to do with retaining and releasing the SD card. Can you help? Thanks Bill Erratt


The spring goes on the SD card door. When you look at the SD card door you can see a notch on it where the sping is attached to or locks itself on to. When you put in the door, you have to put in the spring first before attaching the door. ... Digital Cameras

Picture error I have an Olympus SP-51OUZ camera. Nearly every photo I take, when reviewed, comes up with 'picture error' and a big warning exclamation mark (in red on a blue background). Only about 1 in 20 photos taken are ok. I have formatted the card but it still happens. When I used the card on my laptop it scanned it & said there were no problems with it. Obviously it's a nightmare because I have to review every single photo to check it has come out! Please help! Rachel


If you have a combo media-reader, put the xD card in that and connect it to computer. Copy all images through the reader. Then format the xD card. Now it should work okay. ... Olympus SP-510 UZ Digital Camera

Pictures Lost??? We have a large number of pics on our 1GB memory card in our camera. However after unsuccessfully trying to transfer images onto file via the olympus master software, the pictures cannot be viewed on the camera. They don't seem to be erased, as only 10 pictures can still be taken on the memory card (in HQ format). If they were erased there'd be more space available? These pictures are very valuable but I cannot work out where they have gone to. I haven't pressed the Erase All bu


Get an inexpensive card reader and try to download the pics to a folder you create on your desktop. ... Olympus SP-500 UZ Digital Camera

Put new memory card in camera but has formatting problem. When memory card is put in it says the new memory card requires formatting. When I continue it states that formatting will delete everything in memory card. Chose continue again since it is a new memory card. It then tries to format. Date and time have been reset. But it goes back to the same problem of asking to have the memory card formatted. What do I do now?


New batteries first!! Make sure they are "GOOD"May have a bad or incompatible card.Will you camera take pictures without a card in it?If yes, you have a bad or incompatible card.Try another cardHere is all the informatio ... Kodak EasyShare Z612 Digital Camera

Clean or format card error on Olympus XD card


... Olympus Stylus / mju 1050 SW Digital Camera

My M512mb olympus xd memory card will not work in my olympus syylus 760 all-weather camera. the message reads the card needs to be formatted and when i format it the message reads "card error" i have tried about 5 seperat M512 mb olympus xd memory cards and i get the same message with all the cards.


... Digital Cameras
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.2787 seconds