Having problems with your Olympus SP-700 Digital Camera ?

I somehow managed to write protect so I cannot take pictures or transfer pictures to my laptop. How can I undo this? I have an Olympus sp 700 Thanks Durriya


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Sounds like you will need to format the memory card. This will permanently erase all the data from the card and then you will be able to use it again. To format the card: Press the Ok button - right arrow to Mode Menu - down arrow to Card tab - right arrow to card setup - right arrow to format option. You will see format yes or no. Choose Yes and press ok. This will clear the write protect message and the card can be used again.
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