Having problems with your Vivitar Digital Cameras ?
I appear unable to fit a 2GB SD card into my Vivitar Vivicam 8320. Rather than using force I wonder if there is a trick I am unaware of.
The sign on the card slot indicates the correct position for the SD card whereas the drawing in the instruction booklet does not.
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I appear unable to fit a 2GB SD card into my Vivitar Vivicam 8320. Rather than using force I wonder if there is a trick I am unaware of. Comments welcome.
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