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I have a Olympus C-740 Ultra Zoom and the screen displays "card-cover" open. How do I fix it.
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I have a Olympus C-740 Ultra Zoom and the screen displays "card-cover" open. How do I fix it.
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Olympus repair is in Happauge, NY on Long Island ... Olympus EVOLT E-410 Digital Camera
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Dont drop it next time you ****** !!! ... Olympus FE-210 Digital Camera
My Canon Rebel has stopped importing pix properly, despite being quite new. It displays pictures ok, we get to Windows explorer to view them as thumbnails as normal(with 0 kb size!), which Windows cannot open or view, or drag or copy over. On the camera side I can zoom into the image on the LCD display. 2 memory cards and the same thing...
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Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\015\012\015\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digit ... Olympus FE-200 Digital Camera
My olympus telling me that CARD-COVER IS OPEN ...and its NOT. there for my olympus display the warning .and now i can not do anything with it PLZ HELP
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Dear expert I have an Olympus mju 7000 12 megapixel - nice camera! A fatal error appears and I can't operate the camera at all - The screen says: "Card-cover open". What do I do? Henrik LInde Fink, Denmark
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