Having problems with your Olympus Stylus 720 SW Digital Camera ?

Lost Pictures and write protect error

\015 I took about 30-50 pictures today and was able to review them on my camera, as well as pictures from 1 month ago. When I plugged the camera's SD card into my laptop, most of the pictures were missing and the computer had somehow created quadruple copies of the pics I had. Is there anyway to recover the recent missing pictures from today? Or do I have to count my losses and re-format?\015

Answers :

First do not panic! It is possible to recover your pictures\015\012if you take care. Take the card from the camera (powered off) and if it has a\015\012"write protect" tab then lock it now. Do not try and write anything\015\012to the card or you risk causing more problems.
\015\012\015\012You can either plug in you camera to the PC as it should\015\012appear as a “Removable Drive”\015\012or put the card in a card reader attached to your PC.
\015\012\015\012Next, if you are comfortable with using a PC then you can\015\012download a FREE utility that will recover your photos from the following link:
\015\012\015\012If you need something a little more "user\015\012friendly" then you will need to buy the software. If you search the web\015\012for photo recovery software you will find many.
\015\012\015\012One I have used successfully is RescuePro that used to be\015\012bundled with some Sandisk products. Now you can get it from the link below:
\015\012\015\012You can try the demo to see what you can recover before\015\012buying.
\015\012\015\012Remember - Do NOT try & write anything back to the card\015\012until you can recover your pictures to your PC safely!
\015\012\015\012Please update the question & let us know if the\015\012information given was useful to you - Good Luck!
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