Having problems with your Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ30 Digital Camera ?

SD card I just bought a kingston 8GB card for my camera but it will not recognize the card. Says "Memory card error Please check the card". I have formatted the card on my laptop and it works fine on the laptop. I even copied pictures on it and there was no problem. Is there a firmware update for the camera that I need? Thanks


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I have the same camera, save the colour (black). As soon as I read your post, an alarm went off.\015\012I decided to re-check my User Guide (PDF Eng version, page16), for the Lumix DMC-FZ30:\015\012
\015\012\015\012\015\012•On this unit, you can use SD Memory Cards of the following capacity (from 8 MB to 2 GB).\015\012Please confirm the latest information on the following website:\015\012
\015\012http://panasonic.co.jp/pavc/global/cs\015\012
\015\012(This Site is English only.)\015\012• This unit supports SD Memory Cards formatted in FAT12 system and FAT16 system based on SD Memory Card Specifications.\015\012• This unit does not support MultiMediaCard for recording motion pictures.\015\012• The reading/writing speed of a MultiMediaCard is slower than an SD Memory Card. When a MultiMediaCard is used, the performance of certain features may be slightly slower than advertised.\015\012• After recording motion pictures using the MultiMediaCard, the card access indication may appear for a while, but this is not a malfunction.\015\012• Keep the Memory Card out of reach of children to prevent swallowing.\015\012
\015\0128MB, 16MB, 32MB, 64MB, 128MB, 256MB, 512MB, 1GB, 2GB (Maximum)
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