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I just bought a Sandisk SDHC 4GB Card and have taken photo's on it with a digital camera. Having inserting it into my card readers, neither will read the card. I have a 1GB card that they read OK. Why can't I read the new card?

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The card reader doesn't support SDHC. This is a common problem. But if your reader has MS card port and you have a (micro-)SD to MS adapter you may be able to read it from that port.

That may be why Sony's MS is more expensive... ; )

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It's possible the card is corrupt - I had a similar problem but the chemist where I get my pics developed managed to get them off for me. My card was corrupt and I sent it back and got a refund. Doesn't help when you can't get your pics though. Sorry that's all I can offer.

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Hi - You will need to get an SDHC reader and then try the following procedure.

You can either plug in you camera to the PC as it should appear as a “Removable Drive” or put the card in a card reader attached to your PC.

Next, if you are comfortable with using a PC then you can download a FREE utility that will recover your photos from the following link:

http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/PhotoRec

If you need something a little more "user friendly" then you will need to buy the software. If you search the web for photo recovery software you will find many.
One I have used successfully is RescuePro that used to be bundled with some Sandisk products. Now you can get it from the link below:

http://www.lc-tech.com/software/prwindetail.html

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Remember - Do NOT try & write anything back to the card until you can recover your pictures to your PC safely!

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"SD and SDHC compliance
If your computer's internal card reader works with 2GB (or lower) SD cards but fails to read a 4GB (or higher) SDHC card, then the computer's internal reader is not SDHC compliant.

This same logic also applies to digital cameras, if the digital camera reads 2GB (or lower) SD cards but fails to read a 4GB (or higher) SDHC card, then the digital camera is not SDHC compliant.

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2. You can contact you computer manufacturer to see if they have a free firmware update for your model that will make it SDHC compatible

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source: http://kb.sandisk.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/54/kw/SD%20SDHC/r_id/101834

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