Having problems with your Olympus FE-4000 Digital Camera ?

Hey there, i dont know what happened with my Olympus camera, but whenever i put the memory card into it it will turn on but freeze (ex: the screen will just go black but the lens expands) if i take out the memory card then it works fine. Any help? Also i was cleaning out my card and deleted the main folder where the pictures were saved (it made 2 because there were too many pictures in the first one) the first one and the second one had different names..does that have anything to do with my came


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Brutal, it sounds as if you are or were formatting and "cleaning out the card" on the computer. If this is a correct assumption then you need to back up a little and reformat the memory card to the camera. If you have no luck your really have it corrupted as in you may have disconnected the feel without first shutting off the card transfer. If you were in the computer this may have been called a safely remove hardware or simply eject. Two folders eh? Sounds like what Canon does when it reaches 100 pictures it creates a new folder. Anyway if you feel that you disconnected the file transfer or the camera ran out of power then my suggestion is first see if you can open the card on the computer. Either through a card reader (which is the most preferred way) or by using the camera, once on the computer format the memory card once this is done do a safe shut down and disconnect. Then format the memory card again but in the camera. Another "if" if you removed the memory card to insert into a card reader it is possible that the memory card lock switch was activated. IF you were using an SD card in an XD holder adapter here is a diagram of that switch BUT if you were just using an XD card this lock theory is not applicable.

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Recap I know this sounds complicated but it not really, in short I would like your to format the memory card in the computer then again in the camera I believe your problem will be solved.
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