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Memory Card In - Screen Goes Black & Camera Power Lost

My daughter bought this a few months ago. Today, when the memory card is in, the screen goes black & the power to the camera is frozen. It will not close and none of the function buttons work. Without the card, the power goes on, and all is well. This card has been in there for months, and all of a sudden this problem. She did not take the card in and out. Just discovered the card made a difference when trying to figure out this problem. Please advise. She mowed a lot of lawns to earn the money for this camera. Thank you. dsharp

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The card probably needs formatting. Or get the card check at your photo store in case it is faulty.

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