Having problems with your Olympus E-420 Digital Camera ?

My Olympus E-420 does not write all my shots on the card. some of them are lost. Changing card did not solve the problem

\015 When i take a shot i can ndestand when one is not stored on the card because it is not shown briefly on the lcd screen as it normally does.\015

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