Having problems with your Vivitar ViviCam 5100 Digital Camera ?

I bought a new SanDisk 4GB SDHC Card. When I put it in the camera the camera comes on but will not go past the intro screen "Vivitar-We makeit easy". If I take the Card out it works. Is the 4G card not compatible with this camera?

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I did the same thing---bought an 8gb card with same result. Then I actually read the manual (duh!) which says to use 2 kb or less memory card. I changed to 2 gb and formatted it in the setup mode and have had no problems.
I haven't heard of anyone having this problem, and they're all using 4gb Scandisk cards, so...I would suspect that the card is bad. Try to get it exchanged, but first try an older, card you used before, to make sure the camera is ok as far as detecting a card. Hope this helps.
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