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A "format error" display on screen

\015 I have a vivitar vivicam 5150s it displays a format error on the screen and i can't do anything on it..then i tried bchanging the memory card from 512 mb to 4gb it won't accept it.a red light comes on and there is no display on the screen.\015

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When i want to take a picture with my memory card in it, it says format error, and when i take my memory card out it seems to take a picture. what can i do to keep the memory card in and take a picture
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