Having problems with your Panasonic Lumix® DMC-FS3 Digital Camera ?
How do I get rid of "This memory card is locked"
SD 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.
If that doesn't work, try another card.
If that doesn't work, try another card.
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