Having problems with your Samsung Digimax S500 Digital Camera ?

Hello, I just purchased a replacement memory card and when I install it is says on the screen "check sd card" after reading the packaging for the new card I realized it says camera may not support SDHC cards, what are the differences and what is the HC?


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HC stands for high capacity meaning 4g or more. Your camera manual should tell you if you can use the card. Maybe all you need to do is make sure the slide switch on the side of the card is unlocked and then you should format the card in the camera.
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