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

I have an ancient Camedia D-560. It decided to glitch one night and made it so I have to format the card. However, I have important portfolio/graduation pictures that I need to extract. Is there a way to get the pictures so I can then safely format the card?

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Get a card reader and use it from now on to download your pics. After they are safely on your computer, you can format the card.\01273c411c.jpg
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