Having problems with your Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ20 Digital Camera ?
Camera wont allow me to take photos says
\015 Camera wont allow me to take photos says protected card\015
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.
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Camera wont allow me to take photos says
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 ot ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ20 Digital Camera
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