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Card Error! olympus camedia c150

I was given a brand new olympus camedia c150 it had a 16mb memory chip and in order to fit more pictures on bought myself a 256mb chip the man in the photography shop assured me it was the right chip for the right camera and all I had to do was insert it and away we go..... unfortunately it comes up with the do you want to format yes or no option, then tells me card error! my old chip 16mb still works ok. so its not the camera the chip works in my daughters camera but not in mine any ideas Many thanks Jean

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You should be able to go up to 64Mb without problems.

The quick answer is to go to a reputable camera shop and try-before-you-buy.

If you do use the larger capacity chips, don't use panarama as some are not able to be used with this function.

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