Having problems with your Samsung S860 Digital Camera ?

Says card is locked-won't shoot

\015 Samsung S860\015

Answers :

It would indeed help here to have some more information, but I will try.
Check to make sure that the battery is fresh or new. Try a different card. Make sure that the lockout lever on the card is in the write position.
Does the camera turn on and can you get to the menus?
If you can bring up the menus...do this. Reset the settings to the default settings.
This may get it working.
Make sure the card will work in another camera or other device.
If you can get the menus, and you do not want any data on the card try to format the card if this camera has that option. It may be called something else in some cameras.
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