Having problems with your Vivitar ViviCam 3715 Digital Camera ?

I have brought 2x SD memory cards. They are 2GB each. When I insert them into the camera it asks for them to be formatted. Which format does the camera use?

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Insert a card...open the menu of the camera and scroll to "format"...follow the on-screen instructions.
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