Having problems with your Fuji Finepix Z20fd Digital Camera ?
My camera has placed a Protected card ! on my camera without my approval
No! I do not think your camera has placed a Protected card ! on my camera without my approval. Pull out your memory card and look for a very small "latch" at one of its sides. Push it the other way and try to access it again. This "latch" is the "lock/protection."
Is the slide switch on the side of the card in the locked position?
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