Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera ?

I was attempting to view and print pictures from memory card to photo printer using the usb camera cord and now when I turn on the camera it flashes reinsert the memory stick and code C: 13:01. Can you help. I am unable to use the camera.


Answers :

Hi there,\012

Well first of all you can tell me how the problem occurs.....? 
anyway try to connect your camera to the computer using the usb cable but first you can install the driver into your computer using the cd comes with your camera. then check your pictures on computer.... let me know if you able to see those pictures in computer.....
you can also try a reset method.... remove the memory card from your camera and just restore all the settings to default, then again try to connect it with your printer.....
hope this helps....

Post further comments for more help or information....

Good Luck!!

Thanks
You will have to have the firmware updated which you may get lucky enough to find a software update on the web, otherwise the manufacture will do it for $50
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

I was attempting to view and print pictures from memory card to photo printer using the usb camera cord and now when I turn on the camera it flashes reinsert the memory stick and code C: 13:01. Can you help. I am unable to use the camera.


Hi there,\012Well first of all you can tell me how the problem occurs.....? anyway try to connect your camera to the computer using the usb cable but first you can install the driver into your computer using the cd comes with y ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera

I had just completed downloading my pictures and movies from the camera unto a dics. as i always do, after i completed downloading, i delete the pictures from the camera. at the completion, the camera immediately posted a "reinsert memory stick" on the screen, with a "C:13:01" flashing in the background. i then took out the memory stick and reinserted it. after i the access mode, the camera immediately posted "reinsert memory stick" i also took out the battery, waited a few minutes and did the


Do you remember to use the "safely remove hardware" function when you disconnect? Most times, nothing goes wrong but it only takes once for your current problem to happen. My advice would be to reset the camera. The "reset"command can usually be foun ... Digital Cameras

Hello Sir.Madam, I have DSC-H10 digital camera. It is having memory of type "Memory Stick Pro Duo". This card was working fine till the day. To transfer images to my PC, I have accessed this card to SD card reader and then after I inserted this memory card again in camera. Now I am Getting error "Reinsert the memory Stick". I thought that card may have corrupted but I can access it by SD card reader. Also I have formatted it in FAT format and then tried to use in camera but still its not work


Your problem is that you have formatted your MemoryStick from your computer. Your Sony camera uses its own proprietary formatting method and does not understand FAT32. You may also have corrupted your memory card if you didn't click on "safely remove ... Digital Cameras

My sony cyber shot model # DSC-W220 was working fine, I took 3 pictures today, when I took the memory card out and put it in my printer it said reinsert memory card, so i put it back in my camera and it says, reinsert memory stick, and flashes the numbers c:13:01. what is wrong with my memory stick?


Dear Friend,From the description you have given, it appears that the Memory card has developed some problem.Sony has defined Self Diognostics for their product. It will be displayed when the fault occurs. In your case you can try to resol ... Digital Cameras

I was using a sandisk memoery stick in my camera (2gb). i took it out to out a different memory stick in and wheni went to swap them back out te origianal one isnt working. the camera keeps telling me to reinsert disc. also i dont know if it matters but the memor sticks are 2 different sizes one is wider then the other but they both fit into camera with out forcing


Hi! Memory stick life span is inevitable. During the swap it may have been damaged that's why its not recognized anymore. It doesn't matter what size the stick is just as long that it fits and the copper contact is aligned. ... Sony Cybershot W330 Digital Camera

Brand new camera, unable to take any pictures. Internal memory is full. Even when we put a mmory card in place, still thinks internal memory is full. Why doesn't the camera use the memory stick to save pictures to?


If you used the internal memory even once, the memory card will not work until you get rid of whatever is in the internal memory. Do this...with no card in the camera, go into the menu and find "format"...follow the on-screen instructions to erase th ... Kodak Digital Cameras

E11 error. I purchased this camera used and can not get the camera to start. A indicator lite flashes green for a few seconds then red/yellow and shuts down. I have removed the flash memory card and reinserted without change. The batteries are fresh and it is connected to a charger. I am missing the cable to connect it to my computer but will get one and try to install an update to the drivers/firmware soon.


Error Code "E11" on Kodak Digital camera means that the battery needs replacement. If replacing the camera recommended battery AA 1.5 volt alkaline or AA 1.2 Ni-MH rechargeable battery still error "E11" the camera needed to be service. ... Kodak DC290 Zoom Digital Camera

Display reads "unable to use card. format? yes no." I've had the camera a few years now and never had this problem. I have: 1. tried to format but it still gives the same message 2. tried several other cf and memory stick with same result 3. these same cards still have all the same picture files 4. I checked the troubleshooting in manual I have always enjoyed using this camera and wonder it it can be fixed or if I need to shop again.


... Sony Alpha DSLR-A100 Digital Camera

Format error I used a memory stick duo pro in my Sony camera DSC W55 and after taking some pictures, it started showing format error and could not take any pictures again. I used the camera to format the memory stick but it wouldnt work. Any solution to retrieve my pictures. Secondly I have just bought another memory stick. Do I format it before use?


If Duo Pro got hardware problem, then it can not be fixed and you can't retieve data on it. Regarding new memory stick, camera will check it and let you know about format it or not. ... Digital Cameras

Sony DSC-W150/W170 camera Am unable to import pictures from camera to computer. I do not use memory stick. have been able to in past but have not tried for possibly 2 years and hav. could change to windows XP be reason? How do I get over this problem please?


When you plug it on your USB port it should display on "My computer" as a removable disk or as a camera, then you could browse the folders inside and copy your photos. if it doesn't maybe you need to install the drivers for your camera. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera

Have a new sony dsc-w120 cyber shot camera. first digital camera and have no clue. also have memory stick duo. can i transfer pictures directly from the camera to my mac computer using usb cable? how do i transfer photos from the camera to memory stick? is it best to transfer photos to mac computer from the memory stick or from the camera directly?


OK, Camera has small inbuilt memory that can store few pictures. You can copy these photos in memory stick by inserting memory stick in camera, go to Menu >> Copy >> Yes.Memory stick stores many photos depends on its size and ... Digital Cameras

My Lumix DMC FZ30 use to work using a 4gb SDHC SanDisk card, but now says, "Memory card error please check the card". However, the card works fine in any other cameras. A small pocket Fujifilm camera for example. I was told to reformat the card in the camera, but I'm unable to use any part of the FZ30 camera while the card is inserted and on. Please help as I want to use my 4gb card and not just the 2gb ones which work fine so I know it's not a problem with the camera reading memory cards, just


Memory cards have a limited life. If you've been using it a lot and erasing it or formatting it, it probably is just worn out. Take it to a camera shop and try a new card. If that works, go to a discount store and buy a new one. It will cost less ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ30 Digital Camera

I have a Pentax K 100 D. I have tried using a Flash Memory card (a Sandisk Ultra 16GB) but without success. The message 'Memory Card Error" is displayed even before I could format it. The card had previously been used to store files from my PC (where it worked perfectly) but the camera could not format it even after I had removed all the files etc by reformatting it in the PC (FAT32). Is there any way I can get to use this flash card in my camera?


Hi Doc.SD cards different in size use different technology. there are design changes introduced at 2GB and 4GB that makes cameras not compatible with all cards.When this camera was introduced, it was compatible with cards up ... Pentax Digital Cameras

My camera is a samsung s1065 and it will not read my memory card. There is no photos on the camera's memory or the SD card's memory because i uploaded them to my computer using a "all in one" USB stick from jessops however when i turn on my camera it says that the memory is full. I cannot take any pictures or videos using it now. Please help me!


If the images were "copied" the original images will still be on the disc. Try formatting the memory stick and see if this clears up your situation. If not, write back with specifics. ... Fuji FinePix A500 Digital Camera

I have a Sony DSC-H1 camera and have recently removed photos from it's memory card - the same way that I've always done it before without any troubles. Now, when I put in the memory stick and turn on the camera, the screen shows "no file in this folder" and won't go any further. I've tried to go through the menu and reformat the memory stick but it didn't make any difference. What do I need to do to continue to use this memory stick?


If you have a card reader/writer in your computer, you can put it in there and try and format it, using Fat 16. If it won'd show up there, then your memory stick is faulty and will need to be replaced. If it does show up and you are able to format ... Digital Cameras

Memory I am unable to view my pictures which i have on my memory card on my camera. i am also unable to delete pictures off the memory card permanently by using the casio camera. my camera is for ever telling me the meory is full and yet it will only show me 3 photo's on the camera, can anyone please help??


The best way around this problem is to have a card reader installed on your PC.\015\012Using the card reader you can format, delete, copy or whatever just like it was a hard drive attached to the computer.\015\012You can even get a usb ca ... Casio Exilim EX-S600 Digital Camera

I have a SAMSUNG i70, which is under a year old and worked brilliantly as a camera. But when i put in a new memory stick for MP3 uses, and loaded music, it worked but then crashes when i change a couple songs. The camera aspect still works fine, and if i use the couple songs on my first memory stick it works. I asked currys (who i bought the card from), and i was made to formatt it then reload the music, but it's still happening. But as i i said it's new, and the other functions work. what coul


It says it supports all mp3 versions (including VBR) but maybe you should try the digimax software (included) to convert to thr right version. Apparently there is a limit: 900 file limit, 100 folder limit and filenames are limited to 255 characters. ... Digital Cameras

I purchased a Sony cybershot DSC- S930 and inserted the Lexar memory stick (supposedly compatible with a sony camera) and upon turning the camera on there is an error message stating there is not internal memory (as the internal memory only has room for 2 photos). I cannot seem to be able to use the memory (8Gb) and have tried to go into Setup - Format- but there are no options to format the stick, only to erase the internal memory. Any help would be appreciated!


Hello,The camera does not recognize the card because1. Card not compatible2. Camera cannot handle such a large capacity.3.Card not inserted correctly.Maybe a recent firmware update can address the 2nd limitation. ... Sony DSC-S930 Digital Camera

PROBLEM WITH MY KONICA MINOLTA DIMAGE A2 DIGITAL CAMERA, AFTER TAKING SOME PICTURES WITH MY CAMERA, I REMOVED THE MEMORY CARD FROM THE CAMERA AND DOWNLOADED THE PICTURES TO MY COMPUTER, EVERYTHING WAS FINE. THEN I RETURNED THE MEMORY CARD TO THE CAMERA, THIS IS WHERE THE PROBLEMS STARTED. THE CAMERA POWERED UP OK, THEN I TRIED TO WATCH THE PICTURES I HAD JUST TAKEN ON THE MEMORY CARD, THE CAMERA INFORMS ME,(UNABLE TO USE CARD). I THEN SWITCHED TO SHOOTING MODE, THE CAMERA WOULD NOT LET ME TAKE A


Hi.If you already tried several memory cards, then it looks like the problem is the camera.To ensure you can go to a camera shop and ask them to test it, but if you already tried several new cards (ensure size of card is with ... Konica Minolta DiMAGE A2 Digital Camera

PROBLEM WITH MY KONICA MINOLTA DIMAGE A2 DIGITAL CAMERA, AFTER TAKING SOME PICTURES WITH MY CAMERA, I REMOVED THE MEMORY CARD FROM THE CAMERA AND DOWNLOADED THE PICTURES TO MY COMPUTER, EVERYTHING WAS FINE. THEN I RETURNED THE MEMORY CARD TO THE CAMERA, THIS IS WHERE THE PROBLEMS STARTED. THE CAMERA POWERED UP OK, THEN I TRIED TO WATCH THE PICTURES I HAD JUST TAKEN ON THE MEMORY CARD, THE CAMERA INFORMS ME,(UNABLE TO USE CARD). I THEN SWITCHED TO SHOOTING MODE, THE CAMERA WOULD NOT LET ME TAKE A


Have you formatted the cards in the camera or in the computer? ... Konica Minolta DiMAGE A2 Digital Camera

My camera dsc-w80 says to reinsert the memory stick, its is in right and i tryed to few the pictures on the memory stick on my card reader and there is no proplem how to i get the camera to read the memory??


Yes i believe that the memory stick is the only problem. i also have the same problem and i tried to put in with another memory stick and the camera works just fine. the battery does not haf any affect either on the memory stick...sigh i need my pict ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera

Sony DSC-H7 ( worst camera I have ever had) Memory stick is in and it is EMPTY. Somehow camera got set to use internal memory, and seems it does not even "know" the stick is there, looks like ther is no way to transfer internal memory contents to anywhere, there is NO USB or any other port whatsoever. This is driving me nuts. Please help!


There is a usb port for this camera- refer to your manual to find it. You might be experiencing a problem with the memory stick. There was also reference in a blog to being able to transfer the internal pics to the memory stick.\015\012Chec ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H7 Digital Camera

When you turn on the camera, message Memory stick error appears. Camera works fine with internal memory but not when using sony memory stick PRO DUO


Hi,Try to format memory stick through camera menu to solve this problem and if camera wont allow to format then try/ replace memory stick as this PRO DUO could be defective.If another memory stick gives same problem then memory stick slot ... Sony Digital Cameras

Internal memory?? some how my pics got deleted. my friend thinks they might be stored in the cameras internal memory and not on my compact flash card. so i took out the momory card and pluged in the cable to my camera and computer....but nothing happened. does the canon power shot A75 have internal memory? if not then why did i get a cable? i can just use my compact flash to to view my pics on the computer right?


Highly recommend that you consider using a card reader to download you pictures. You insert the camera's memory card into the reader, and then insert the reader into a USB port on your computer. The card then shows up as a hard drive so that you can ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera

BATTERY I have an older DSC-50 which works great...I bought the new W-170 and they both use the NP-BG1 batteries. I have used the newer battery in the DSC-50 camera and now when I try to use the orignal older battery my camera tells me (For use with compatible battery only) and then shuts down. I can still use the new battery in both cameras. I get the same response from the W-170 with the older battery. Battery has been great and has been holding a good charge... Any ideas? Removed memory stick


When it comes to this matter,If it isn't the snoy battery problem,then it must be the problem of ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W7 Digital Camera
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.7939 seconds