Digital camera card damaged

  Earl Of Sabden 21:30 26 Apr 04
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I have a secure digital camera card that I took out of the camera before i switched the power off...... now it wont work... i have recovered the images... but can i restore the card back to working again?

  Diodorus Siculus 21:46 26 Apr 04

Will it format in the camera? If not, format it in the PC and then try to format in the camera.

  anchor 16:01 27 Apr 04

Much better, if you can, to reformat in the camera. Try that first.

I have heard of problems with cards not being recognised that have been re-formatted in a card reader attached to the PC. However, if the first method fails, you have nothing to lose.

  Stuartli 16:25 27 Apr 04

It's always advisable to reformat a card in the camera itself and another reason too for not deleting the images on the camera whilst being used on your computer system.

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