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Memory Card When memory card is inserted it says format unknown or just freezes. We have tried another memory card with the same result. The fault is intermittent. It works happily just using the cameras own memory without the card, although this doesn't give me enough storage.

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  • Anonymous Feb 11, 2008

    the memory card is unpredictable. many times when camera is booted up, statemebt appears card is unreadable.

  • Anonymous Mar 07, 2008

    When i try to upload my photos it stops at certain ones. so i tried to delete the pictures and they wont delete. it freezes my camera or it will delete and then an orange screen pops up and i cannot view my photos anymore and i have to turn the camera off and then the pictures that i just tried to delete are there again. i cannot get it to work.

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2008

    Often on booting the sd card is unreadable. Does not depend on card, does not go away with formatting the card.

  • tera2tera May 07, 2008

    it doesn't recognize the card. it is unable to format the card. the messages are: "card is unreadable" then "card has wrong format" and "pres ok to format card"..."processing" ...."unable to format"

  • jozsikam Jul 02, 2008

    I've the similar problem as tera2tera: yesterday, I made a lot of pictures without any problem then charged the battery during the night and this morning the memory card's format in unknown and it isn't possible to format it.

  • Anonymous Aug 08, 2008

    Cannot read memory card. Card needs to be formatted,will not formatted.

  • thenols Nov 24, 2008

    It happens about once a month to me. I power up the camera, red screen saying, "CARD HAS WRONG FORMAT" -- I tried the firmware reset thing, and the same thing happened still. I've tried 2 separate memory cards and they both do the same thing every now and then. VERY FRUSTRATING!

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I had the same problem, and I found that a firmware reset solved the problem.

To do a firmware reset, open the battery bay, remove the battery and the SD card, and then insert a paper clip into the tiny hole in front of the little "+ -" sticker on the battery door. Hold it for 6 seconds, and remove. After this, I reinserted the battery, and the turned it on and able to read the memory card

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I have the SAME problem.....deciding whether to just get new camera. Mine is only 3 yrs old though. When I called HP tech support they wanted $30.00 just to diagnose & "possibly" repair.

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Did you format the card in the camera?

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Cannot transfer videos from pc directly to external memory, samsung star


Hi,

To transfer pictures (via a memory card) to a PC requires a microSD Memory Card, Memory Card Adaptor & Memory Card Reader. The microSD memory card MUST first be formatted, by the phone, in order for the phone to create the destination folders. Please note that the minimum size limit for the microSD memory card is 32MB.

This phone will support the use of a microSDHC 16GB capacity memory card. However, for optimal performance Samsung recommends using a card no larger than 2GB.

To learn how to format the microSD memory card, using the phone,The plug-in microSD memory card and its contents can be easily damaged by scratches or bending. Use caution when inserting or removing the card and keep all memory cards out of reach of children.

Warning: Formatting a memory card will permanently delete all current content.

To format a microSD memory card follow the steps below:

  1. Insert a microSD memory card into the memory card slot, located under the battery cover
  2. From the standby screen, press Menu
  3. Press Settings
  4. Scroll down then press Memory Management
  5. Press Memory Card Details
  6. Press Format
  7. Press Yes to confirm formatting the microSD Memory Card
Caution!: Do not repeatedly format a Memory Card as this shortens it's service lifeWARNING: Formatting the microSD Memory Card will permanently erase all data

To transfer pictures (via a memory card), from the phone, to a PC follow the steps below:
  1. Insert the formatted microSD memory card into the memory card slot, located under the battery cover
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    1. When correctly inserted, the memory card icon microsd2.gif is displayed
      1. From the standby screen, press Menu
      2. Press My Stuff
      3. Press Pictures or Videos to view the contents
      4. Press Manage
      5. Press either Move or Copy
      6. Press each image to check their box or press All to check All boxes
      7. Press either Move or Copy
      8. Press Memory Card
      9. Press either Pictures or Videos
      10. Press Paste Here to Move or Copy the Photo(s)/Video(s) to the microSD memory card
      11. Remove the microSD memory card from the memory card slot
      12. Insert the microSD memory card into the memory card adaptor
      13. Insert the memory card adaptor into the memory card reader
      14. Insert the memory card reader into the USB slot on the PC
      15. Navigate to the desired Photo/Video destination location, using Windows Explorer, then paste the Photo(s)/Video(s) into the destination on the PC

Regards.

Jun 18, 2011 | Samsung Star GT-S5233 Cell Phone

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Hi, my memoricar appear like corrupted and when a try to format it the phone (Nokia E63) freeze. waht can i do.


IF YOU ARE NOT FORMATED YOUR MEMORY CARD TO USE 2003SERVER WINDOW GO TO MY COMPUTER MANAGE DISK MANAGEMENT , RIGHT CLICK ON CARD AND FORMAT IT FORCEFULLY
NEXT STEP :- TO USE HP FORMAT UTILITY TO FORMAT IT
NOTE :- BEST RESULT YOU ARE USE 2003SERVER

May 17, 2011 | SanDisk 2GB microSD Memory Card

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What does CHA mean


Nikon says this about CHA:


When a Memory card is inserted into a D-SLR camera, the camera checks the card for compatibility and usability. There are three possible results of the test:

1) Camera detects valid Memory card, displays number of remaining images in top LCD

2) Camera displays "FOR" in top control panel LCD. The camera has detected a valid disk partition map, but was unable to read the first sector of the Memory Card. Formatting the memory Card using the cameras format option, should resolve this condition and allow the Memory card to be used.

3) Camera displays "CHA" in top LCD. The camera has detected an invalid partition type or is not working properly. Reformatting the memory card may allow it to be used. If an approved memory card causes the camera to display the "CHA" indicator contact the memory cards manufacturer for assistance.

(Nikon's list of "approved" memory cards can be found here.)

Please note that the default disk format used in Windows XP is FAT32 and if a card is formatted with this setting on an XP system, a D1 series camera will report "CHA". Reformat the card as "FAT" to use in the D1 series camera.


When the CHA error is shown, typically the camera will freeze and require that the battery be removed from the camera before it can take another picture. After that picture has been taken, the camera freezes up again for many owners.

Some owners have success removing and either re-seating or inserting a new memory card in the camera.

Some owners have success clearing the error by removing the lens and then reinstalling.

The key to these "fixes" is that they don't all work for everyone. You might need to return the camera to Nikon for repair. You can arrange for Nikon service here.

I hope this helps and good luck. Please rate this reply
. Thank you.

Apr 06, 2011 | Nikon D90 Digital Camera with 18-105mm...

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My 6300 restarts automatically when i insert any memory card why?


hi

there are some phone that will restart when memory card is inserted automatically for first time. but make sure that your phone will support the memory card that u use. if still problem arises kindly try your memory card in other phone if it works properly means the fault is in your mobile. kindly format the phone and try it. this will fix your problem..

thank you

Dec 19, 2010 | Nokia 6300 Cellular Phone

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Shutter stays open. says turn off and on when


cameras : My Camera Freezes When I Turn It On Or Take A Picture

P, td, li {font-family: arial, u; font-size:9pt; margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px; word-spacing:1px;} If you camera freezes when you power it on or when you try to take a picture, you may have a defective memory card. To test your camera and the memory card, follow these steps:
  1. Power off your camera.
  2. Remove the battery from your camera. If you have a memory card inside the camera, remove that as well.
  3. Clean out any dust or debris inside the battery compartment, and then re-insert the battery into your camera.
  4. Power your camera on without the memory card installed.
  5. Take a picture.
    • If your camera takes a picture, re-install the memory card, and then go to Step 6.
    • If it does not take a picture, your camera requires service. To set up service, click the Create Online Service Request button below.
  1. Format the memory card in the camera, and then take another picture.
  2. Important: Formatting erases all pictures and other data from the card. If you have pictures on the memory card you want to keep, download those pictures to your computer before you format the memory card.
    • If your camera does not take a picture with the formatted memory card installed, replace the memory card.
    • If the issue still persists after you’ve installed a new memory card, your camera requires service. To set up service, click the Create Online Service Request button below

Jul 25, 2010 | Samsung L77 Digital Camera

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When I insert my 4gb memory card my phone will freeze up completely. Is it the card or my phone?


Hello,

The problem is from the phone, restore the factory settings of the phone and try to insert the memory card into the phone again.

If it does not read it, try a smaller sized memory card to see if it will work.

If it does not work, then the fault is from the phone.

You have to change the memory cards slot.

Take care

Jun 20, 2010 | Samsung SGH-A877 Impression Cell Phone

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I have a coolpix s230, using the memory card to hold pics


Try another memory card, memory card can go bad. If this does not solve the problem your camera has a fault in the SD memory card or the memory card board.

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Lg cookie freezes when memory card inserted


hi format your memory card through the phone it will set it to your phones settings.

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Memory card is in camera(kodak c613) Camera


Make sure the card is fully pushed in; otherwise it could be the reader.
You could try to insert the card into an external card reader connected to a PC.
If it is recognized by windows, click "format".
If that works put the card back into the camera.
If it is now recognized, go to "menu" and format again with the camera.
If the card is not recognized, your internal card reader seems to be faulty.

Mar 03, 2009 | Kodak EasyShare C613 Digital Camera

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External memory


hi had same problem,the phone will only work with 1 gb memory card, put 1 gb card in and phone see's it straight away and works just fine

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