Having problems with your Pentax Optio 33LF Digital Camera ?

How do I upgrade the firmware on my Pentax Optio 33LF? Camera goes crazy. Does not recognize any more my SD card (2 Gb)and I'am afraid to loose the photos. I hope if I upgrade the firmware ( vers 01.01,03.04) I may solve; I would like to copy the firmware onto the camera from a USB pendrive. Do you know a website where to download the latest firmaware version? Any step-by-step help ? (buttons to press to allow firmware upgrading.etc.etc)


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According to the Pentax web site, there is no firmware update available for the 33LF camera. As far as your pics are concerned, you can use a card reader to download them to your computer. Then, you can format the card in the camera and everything should be ok.
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