Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P72 Digital Camera ?

Format error! My camera shows a "format error" message.. I need a solution. The camera is borrowed. I have no idea what to do!!! Thank you for helping!



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If the error is refering to the memory card, try gently rubbing contacts with an eraser or replace and make sure the write protection is off on the card.
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