Having problems with your Olympus FE-120 Digital Camera ?

Trying to download photos from computer card reader. An error occured. Put card back in camera, switch on power and camera goes to card setup screen, alaem sounds and the choices are power off or format. Select format and cameras says warning erasing all.

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It sounds like you already know better than to reformat the card whether on the camera on on the computer, for you will for sure loose all the pictures. A couple of steps you can try;
\015\012- try another card
\015\012- try using the cable that came with the camera to connect the camera to the computer, this will at least enable you to get those pictures saved before loosing them
\015\012- try a different card reader, while they do seem fairly simple I've encountered some work for some cards better than others. it can be a cheap one, just another one.
\015\012- make sure your battery is fully charged and that the camera was stored in a dry place (humidity has been known to start wreaking havoc in the internal workings of a digital camera, even the humidity from a warm closet/garage)
\015\012- if all else fails, contact Teleplan Camera Repair they will be able to assist and repair.
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