Having problems with your Sanyo VPC-E760 Digital Camera ?

How did my pictures get deleted by formatting the card?

\015 When i turned on my sanyo camera it said card needs formatting and i pressed continue and it deleted all my pictures. why?\015

Answers :

Format=Erase/Delete
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\015\012Either the card memory card is defective or it was somehow damaged.
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\015\012Carefully read the warnings in your camera instructions and follow them to the letter.
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\015\012If this happens again I recommend you purchase a new memory card.
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\015\012Remember to copy your pictures to your computer as soon as you can. Don't trust the camera to keep them indefinitely.
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\015\012It is important to consider that the camera goes everywhere you do and is subject all kinds of hazards unlike your computer.
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\015\012I hope this helps.
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Hi,
When your camera said the card needed formatting that meant that it needed to be erased. So when you clicked continue you basially said yes to the formatting command and it went and erased all of your pictures. There is nothing that can be done. Once you erase or format your pictures they are gone. I have recommended to many that own digital camera's with memory cards to purchase a card reader. You can get them just about anyplace that sells camera's and camera accessories. They cost around $20 and may even be running less now. You plug the card reader into your computer and insert your card. You can then transfer all your photos onto your computer and save them there or if you have a CD burner you can put them on CD. I am sorry to have to be the bearer of bad news.
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