Having problems with your Olympus Stylus / mju 1050 SW Digital Camera ?

After taking a number of pictures on holiday my camera now keeps coming up with the message telling me to clean the memory card I do this but nothing changes. At the risk of losing my pictures I have pressed to format the card but it will not do this either


Answers :

The camera may have a problem, or the card is too full.
In any case use a card reader and copy all your pictures from the card to your computer.
Then proceed to try to use the camera to format the card. Make sure that the card's safety switch is in the position to be able to write to the card (usually up).
Reset all the menus to factory default.
See if the format will work.
Try another card in the camera if that does not work.
Try your original card in another camera.

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