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It keeps storing the pictures in the in built memory when I have inserted a memory card in it. How do I switch the memory settings?
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It keeps storing the pictures in the in built memory when I have inserted a memory card in it. How do I switch the memory settings?
We'd like to help, but we need more information. If you provide the complete model number for your camera we can research and hopefully answer your question. Every digital that I've encountered though has a MENU item that lets you toggle between in ... Panasonic Digital Cameras
I have copied the photographs from the 4 Gb memory card to the computer (170 picture) but now when I insert the memory card back into the camera I receive the message "No valid picture to play" and can only take a photo to built-in memory. The card and camera are new, this is my first attempt to copy pictures to the computer. I think I can reformat the card but will lose the pictures already there, will this get rid of the problem? Would welcome some advice please. Thank you Eileen Scar
Hi there Eileen, You can reformat the memory card on the camera by going thru the settings. Since you have copied the pictures to your computer, you still have a copy of them. Some digital camera's automatically use the memory card to sa ... Digital Cameras
I used to be able to take 1000+ pictures on external memory card. Now I'm trying to take pictures and it will only allow me to take 9 pictures but on the camera memory. I have reset the camera to factory settings and also purchased and inserted a new external memory card and I cant to taking pictures via the external memory card. Do you have any suggestions??
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Kodak easyshare c613: memory card says its full when there is no pix on it, what happens is: i turn it on, says "memory card full", i go to review, says "no pictures or videos to display on memory card", exit review, says "memory card requires formatting" i choose to format it, says "formatting..." then its goes back to "memory card requires formatting", just keeps repeating it self. i inserted a new memory card same thing happens. the card use to work fine until one day it started saying this s
If you connected the camera to the computer with a USB cord to download your pics and then just yanked out the cord without using the "safely remove hardware" icon at the bottom right corner of your screen, the card may have been corrupted. Replace i ... Kodak EasyShare C613 Digital Camera
I have an Olympus E300 SLR that is having problems with reading memory cards. When I insert the card it tells me it is full, but when I try to view it says there is no picture. The camera won't focus or take pictures when the card is inserted, but will take a picture without one, but not store the image it seems. Any suggestions, advice or assistance greatly appreciated.
Sounds like the memory card maybe corrupted. Try using a new memory card. ... Digital Cameras
I just inserted 4GB Memory card and took only one picture. I keep getting error message "Memory card is full, insert a SD Memory Card to Transfer and take more photos".
Http://www.vivitar.com/products/19/ViviCam%205018%20User%20Manual.pdfIs the manual, and you need to refer to pages 6 and 7.If you still have problems, you should contact Vivitar support. This should not be a problem since the ... Vivitar ViviCam 5018 Digital Camera
My lumix DMC-FS5 camera keeps saying "Pictures will be recorded to to built-in memory". No pictures have recorded to the memory card and I cannot retrieve pictures that have been taken and that I need for my classroom, as I do not know how to access built-in memory and import it to my computer.
In the camera menu, you will find an entry for "copy" which gives you the option to copy the internal memory to a memory card. Once that is done, remove your card, go back into the menu and find "format"...follow the on-screen instructions to erase t ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS5 Digital Camera
I inserted a 4GB SDHC card, clicked ok when prompted. clicked "yes" when asked to set SD card as default. took the SD card out and put it into my own camera. my camera said there were no images on the SD card. the photo machine at my local Boots store also said there were no images on the SD card.Tried NOT setting the SD card as default and it still didn't save any images. What am I doing wrong??? vtech internal memory works fine. I just want a bigger memory capacity for the camera!!! From Hel
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Frozen Camera I have a Panasonic Lumix TZ3 digital camera. The last time it worked, the screen went checkered, so i turned it off. But upon turning it off, the lens of the camera stayed out like it was taking a picture. Now it won't turn on. I've tried recharging the battery, changing memory cards, no memory card, switching settings and turning the on/off switch. Is there anything to be done or I do I just need to get a new camera?
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My D70 was working normally when I last used it. I left it safely stored at my vacation home for three months, and when I tried to use it today it appeared to take pictures, all functions seemed to be working, but reviewing the pictures I see only a black monitor. It shows a file number, the info shows exposure details but there is no image. I did a re-set to factory spec, put in a fresh battery, tried several memory cards, all with no success. Looking at the memory card on my computer shows the
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Hi, Can I know what is the problem with my Sony Cybershot DSC-W110 memory card slot? I slot it in but it keeps asking me to re-insert my memory card. Now I can't take a single picture because the camera couldn't detect my memory card in it.
OK, try Formatting FAT32 On a PC, with an adapter. Then put in camera. Or it maybe faulty, and or the camera cannot "Detect" it properly.. Again sometimes a "Format" will make it work again, anything that was on the card will be erased though by form ... Digital Cameras
Hi, my name is Mathew I have a sony cybershot digital camera, when i switch on the camera, it shows as format error and a memory card like picture keeps blinking on the top right side of the screen, but when the memory card is taken out, the camera seems to be working fine. Can u please tell me if the memory card is corrupted, if so is there any possible way to rectify it and collect the data from it? Thanks.
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I got a virus warning when I inserted the memory card into my computer. After I moved this threat into the chest and deleted it, I can see the pictures in the camera but not in the computer. The virus software deleted the folder where pictures are stored so I created one, but when I open it, it is empty (even though the pictures are in the card)
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I have a lumix 12 x AVCHD Lite HD camera i dropped it on the floor then took some photos they are all stored on the in built memory. and even now when the memory card is taken in and out it doesn't recognise it, it just keeps storing on the internal memory and i can't get the photos off the camera! they are not on clip board and there is no function to copy them...any answers? thanks
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When I turn my camera on it reads "pictures will be recorded to built in memory". I have an SD ultra II 4.GB memory card inserted which I know isn't full. How do I get my camera to save to memory card? Regards Michelle B
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My Ricoh Caplio 500G Wide keeps telling me to "fortmat Internal Memory". In order to do this it will delete all the pictures that are stored on the internal memory. I do not have a memory card with this camera. Is there any way to save these pictures?
I think your ricoh camera is just giving you that option. Don't choose the format internal memory and try to navigate away from this page.\015\012\015\012You can get the pictures to a computer before erasing them.\015\012\015\ ... Digital Cameras
I have Lumix Panasonic DMC-T25, I downloaded my pictures off the memory card onto my computer using the mobileLite Memory card reader. Once I downloaded the pictures, I deleted them from the memory card using my computer. Now when I insert the memory card into my camera it is coming up memory card error. Thinking it my be the memory card, I went out and bought a new memory card, inserted into the camera and still getting memory card error. How do I fix this problem? It has to be something wi
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Hi, I forgot to insert back my memory card to my Panasonic Lumix LX3 one time and instead used its internal memory to take pictures. How can I extract those pictures to my computer? i cannot find its folder. Also, when the memory card is inserted in the camera, there are black screens that appear. But if the memory card is not inserted, the pictures taken using the internal memory can be viewed. HELP!
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Hi,\012\012Your circuit board was damaged and need to fix at dealer or repair shop.\012Regards ... Digital Cameras
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No image my camera works as far as viewing what is on the memory stick, and settings can be changed also however there in no screen image when you try to take a picture and when you do the image is just black. brand new batteries put in. can view memory card pics but have a blank screen and it switches off when i put it onto photo setting
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I have a panasonic DMC ZR3 digital camera. When I switch it on it says "pictures will be recorded into in built memory" instead of using memory card. How do I switch it back?
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