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My digital photo card reads that it is write protected and I want to delete the photos. I have downloaded the photos but it won't let me delete them.


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SD and SDHC cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card. If the switch is already in the proper position, slide it fully the other way and then back again.
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