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I'm trying to delete pictures individually from my HDC-SD9P/PC, I do not want to delete everything by formating the card. The screen is showing card locked and will not let me delete. How do I unlock the card? I've looked in the manual to no avail.


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Move the slide switch on the side of the card.
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