Having problems with your Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX3 Digital Camera ?

I have a Panasonic Lumix Model No. DMC-F3 I upload the pictures and movies but one will not go away It says "This motion image cannot be played" I try to delete it and it says "This picture cannot be deleted" Can someone help me? plz thx,h66



Answers :

First, try to delete the movie from the computer - just navigate to it and select it, and press the delete key. If that doesn't work, use the format function of the camera to reformat the memory card (obviously this should delete everything, including the problem one).

If reformatting causes the file numbering to restart from 0001 and this messes with your personal filing system, you may be able to take one picture, use your computer to change the name of it with the 'rename' function to the number you want to continue from, and then start taking pictures again. (Many cameras will notice the numbered file, and continue the numbering from there; however, I can't guarantee that yours will do this.)
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