Having problems with your Sony Mavica MVC-CD350 Digital Camera ?

I have Mavica CD-350. All of a sudden when I attempt to format a new disc or re-format over an old one, the format process gets to the end and then beeps with the message "format error" After that the disc is basically trash and it won't do anything. Also, thinking it was my camera, I purchased another one and still get the exact result. Please assist. Thanks,



Answers :

The camera may display a FORMAT ERROR if the inserted media is not formatted or if the media was formatted on a computer. This error may also display if the inserted media is not supported by the camera.\015\012
\015\012Please make sure that you're using either CD -R disc which does not require formatting or CD -RW disc. \015\012
\015\012If you're using any other discs like CD +RW, CD+R may arise the error message. \015\012
\015\012If the issue persists with a new different CD -R disc, service may be required for the Camera.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Sony Mavica MVC-CD350 Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

I have Mavica CD-350. All of a sudden when I attempt to format a new disc or re-format over an old one, the format process gets to the end and then beeps with the message "format error" After that the disc is basically trash and it won't do anything. Also, thinking it was my camera, I purchased another one and still get the exact result. Please assist. Thanks,


The camera may display a FORMAT ERROR if the inserted media is not formatted or if the media was formatted on a computer. This error may also display if the inserted media is not supported by the camera.\015\012\015\01 ... Sony Mavica MVC-CD350 Digital Camera

Kodak z812 we have just purchased this camera and a 4G memory card...trouble is the card wont format in the camera but can be done on PC...will format in another camera also...once formatted it will take pics on the kodak and can be reviewed but take the card out and put it on PC for viewing displays nothing.Again put it in another camera the images are there.Other cards work in the kodak..we have tried a couple of 1 G cards..all fine...after putting the card back into the kodak camera it always


I'd say definitely a card problem.\015\012\015\012It's also best to use cards with high speed data transfer in this camera.\015\012\015\012Especially when travelling, it's best to carry a few cards, not only for storage capaci ... Digital Cameras

CANON REBEL XT: the RAW format requires a disc to install software to be able to open the files on computer... I installed the software, restarted the computer; and now, after trying to perform the function from camera to computer, the computer says it requires the disc that the camera came with to install driver software necessary to perform the function. The only two discs that I was provided with, I tried to insert and use and neither one of them is the proper disc. What do I need for my came


... Digital Cameras

I have a furjifilm finepix z200fd camera. I actually have two of them. I bought one and had it a year and it just stopped turning on one day. I bought another, cuz i liked the camera and just thought it was something we did to break the first one. a few months later the second one just stopped turning on. i think it may be the slider to that you slide to turn it on. Is there any ideas on what to do to fix it?


... Fuji FinePix Z10fd Digital Camera

I have replaced the battery and memory card, the camera keeps saying I need to format the card, but then it says it is formatting, then gives another message saying the card needs to be formatted. Basically, the camera won't format the memory card, which means I can't take any pictures.


If the memory card replacement is an SDHC model card the Kodak z740 will not work with it. The memory card has to be a standard SD card of 2 gig size or less to properly function. Take card out and turn on camera. See if you get same error. You s ... Kodak EasyShare Z740 Digital Camera

UNSUPPORTED FORMAT I have a Kyocera Finecam S5R and it does't make any photo. It was working very good an suddenly I get the message Unsupported Format. I try severeral SD cards (new ones, old ones, 16 Mb, 128 Mb, 2Gb ..) I try to format the SD card. I try to reset the camera Nothing happens, always the same message and any photo. I went to the shop were I have bought it and they said me that the better solution is to buy another. (for them is probably the best solution but not for me) I can't f


... Kyocera Finecam S3L Digital Camera

My Samsung Digimax A7 camera will not load memory cards. I insert a card and then turn on the device, which prompts a format for the card then I hit yes, the camera thinks for awhile then just turns off. When the camera is turned back on the card is not formatted. I have two different cards I have tried one is a SanDisk Ultra 4GB 15mb/s, and an SanDisk SDHC Card 8GB. Any assistance would be appreciated.


The Digimax A7 may not be compatible with "High Capacity" SD Cards (SDHC). If this is the case you will need to locate an SD card that is 2GB or less in size as anything larger than this is a high capacity card. ... Samsung Digimax A7 Digital Camera

I have a Fuji FinePix J150W camera. At the time I purchased I had Windows XP, now I have Windows 7 and cannot download my pictures. I don't think that I should have to purchase another camera (because I really like my camera), nor should I have to pay to get this problem solve. I purchased 2 camers at the same time, one for myself and one for my husband.


Solve your problem by getting a card reader. They work with any operating system. This one is only $13 at Walmart.\012 ... Digital Cameras

Hello people im trying to get into my daughters DMB fs7. i'v got the sides - the back off - but i'm trying to get to the lense. it wont open or close properly. i want to know why - think it has been dropped by little sister. does the outer face ring 'screw' off? my daughter also has a dmc-fh1 with a broken screen!! are the lenses inter changeable? Can one buy a screen to replace the busted one? I think it is a waste to through these out and buy another!!!! Help? Mark Phelan


Hi Mark....I'll tell you what I've figured out on this type of digital camera, and perhaps it will give you something to go on. First of all, when a digital camera with a zoom lens is dropped with the lens extended, damage to the tiny gears inside ... Digital Cameras

My FE-360 is not recognized now when I try to transfer my pics to PC. I even formatted the XD card, thinking that was the problem, but that did not work. I can upload the pics from the card in another Olympus camera, so, I'm thinking it could be the camera.


Having received no response in over four months, I assume my suggestion to use a card reader solved the problem. ... Olympus FE-360 Digital Camera

I can't transfer my pic from my fujifilm E510 camera to my computer. I can't remember if I had installation disc or not . I use to be able to do it before but not now. The old computer has broken down and now I got a secondhand one. Do I need a disc to reinstall?. If so can you send me another one please. Your help will be appreciate very much. Your sncerely' Leroy


Https://www.fujifilm.com/products/digital/download/01/index.html#transfer\015\012\015\012\015\012clik on this li ... Digital Cameras

Hello! I bought my camera off of Ebay. I used it for a month or two and it worked great! I fell in love with this camera. I had it in my car In the glove box for the past few weeks and I pulled it out a few days ago. I charged up the battery and put it in the camera, but it wouldnt turn on. There is a little green light that comes on but the camera wont do anything. I thought it might be the battery so I went and bought another one but it still does the same thing. Why is itdoing this? Is it fix


How hot did it get in the glove box of your car? ... Olympus FE-340 Digital Camera

I have a Kodak easyshare Z740 camera.....looking to get another memory card....how big can I get? I bought an 8 gig kodak memory card at CVS and the camera did not recognize the card to initially format it? not sure what to try next, i returned the 8 gig card thinking it was too big for that model camera. ideas?


I believe that your Kodak Z 740 is designed to use the 2 GB SD/MMC cards, only.. ... Kodak EasyShare Z740 Digital Camera

We took photos on our Moultrie D65IR camera. Tried to view the pics with a different home digital camera. It says no images taken but 12 were taken on the trail cam. Are the formats different? Why can't we take pics on one camera and read on another? Or are we missing a step?


The formats are different among camera brands. They are not usually interchangeable. ... Moultrie Digital Cameras

Inaccessible options I PURCHASED THIS CAMERA AND AFTER USING IT FOUND THAT THE DELETE FOLDERS, AND FORMAT CARD OPTIONS ARE INACCESSIBLE. TOOK CAMERA BACK AND GOT ANOTHER ONE. SAME PROBLEM. SEEMS LIKE THESE FUNCTIONS ARE NOT AVAILABLE. ANYONE KNOW HOW TO ACTIVATE THESE FEATURES? TOSHIBA SUPPORT WANT $2O TO ANSWER ANY TECH QUESTION. NOT A GOOD COMPANY FEATURE, BUT I LIKE THE CAMERA. PLEASE HELP, ANYONE?


I downloaded the owners manual for the 4300 and on pages 99 and 100, it has detailed instructions for doing those functions.\015\012\015\012Also note, that it says to hold down the erase button for 2 seconds to bring up the menu you need.\015\012\015 ... Toshiba PDR-4300 Digital Camera

Hey. I bought a new camera some days ago with a new Digix 4gb SDHC memory card. I went to Disney World and took normally a lot of pictures. From one moment to another, the camera gives me the message "Memory card error" and won't let me take nor view pictures. I tried removing the memory card and everything. I checked and It isn't locked or something. Also, I tried using a memory card reader on my laptop, and it says I have to format to read the card. I REALLY don't want to lose the pic


The first thing that may be complicating things is, can your laptop read SDHC cards, or just SD cards? If the laptop is asking you to format it, then probably it's working, but be really sure, before you continue.Check the co ... Digital Cameras

I pressed format one to many times, now my camera wont turn on, a red light will be on when i hold the on/off but then goes off when i let go. is my camera done for? or isit fixable


Perhaps go here http://cobradigital.com/download.php you can get the manual and software for that camera. perhaps reinstalling the software will fix it.\015\012 ... Cobra Digital DC4330 Digital Camera

Hey. I bought a new camera some days ago with a new Digix 4gb SDHC memory card. I went to Disney World and took normally a lot of pictures. From one moment to another, the camera gives me the message "Memory card error" and won't let me take nor view pictures. I tried removing the memory card and everything. I checked and It isn't locked or something. Also, I tried using a memory card reader on my laptop, and it says I have to format to read the card. I REALLY don't want to lose the pictures.


Take the card to a Walmart and insert it into one of their picture kiosk machines. You can print the pictures or even make a CD of them. ... Canon PowerShot SD1300 IS IXUS 105 Digital Camera

Canon powershot sd1000 white screen, lens wont open. not dropped, not wet. I put in the battery when the green indicator on the charger comes on, this is what I get. I take the battery out and put it back in the charger minute later, and the red indicator is on, is it possible that the battery isnt holding enough charge, or is it a camera problem? i hate to buy another one if the camera is no good.


... Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera

Ho to fix my sony mavica camera when inserting disc. drive error message appears even when using brand new disc so i can not take pics will this happen when i use memory stick thinking of buying one to get around repair


... Digital Cameras

Dmc fz18 hi i have a similar problem where when i plug in my camera to the usb it recognises it as dmc-fz18 but is then unable to find a driver for it nor will it let me install one from the disc. i have attached the camera to another computer with xp professional and it doesnt recognise it as a "dmc fz18" but as a mass storage device and as such lets me access all the photos. did you find a solution?


How can i download the software for this camera on the net...dmc fz18 is a good camera ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ18K Digital Camera

Lens Hi, my camera is perfect and I love it very much. Now one little problem, when I turn it on, the lens wont just open it, stays closed unless I open it manually which I think is not good. Now what do u think is the problem? Thanks, Jane.


Hi\015\012\015\012What you are seeing is there is\015\012some sort of problem with the lens, it could happen in many different\015\012ways such as sand or dirt in the lens gears. If the camera is less than a year old, call up Sony and get ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W70 Digital Camera

My camera keeps saying this card cannot be used i went and bought another card and it says the same thing they all have been formatted the camera wont take a picture at all its flashing CHR,


Did you format them in the camera (recommended) or in the computer (not recommended)? ... Nikon D70 Digital Camera with 18-70mm Lens

I was given an old sony fd200 digital camera (that takes the old floppy discs!) to use momentarily until I get a new camera - BUT it doesn't have a manual. I used it years ago but its been awhile. There are just a couple basic questions still - #1 The photo size is set for around 1250 and I think I need it smaller to put photos onto ebay - so how do I go in and change the photo size to smaller? #2 I feel stupid but how do I turn off the flash when I want to? I messed around with the came


... Sony Mavica MVC-FD200 Digital Camera

Camera will not read disc, I have formated disk and have transfered pictures onto disc. Disc is working and can view pictures from disc on my computer. when I put disc in camera I keep get message to formate I have done this several times and still camera will not read disc.


If you have moved pics from your computer to the card and then inserted the card into your camera, the card is now formatted to the computer, not the camera. You're supposed to format the card in the camera. ... Kodak EasyShare P850 Digital Camera
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.4083 seconds