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Memory card error after inserting SDHC card on powershot A620

I recently purchased new 4 GB Transcend SDHC memory card.
My canon A620 works fine with SD card but once i put the SDHC card i get memory card error.
I have formatted the card on my laptop with file type as FAT 32.
Is canon A620 not compatible with SDHC cards? cause the same card works fine on my friends camera who is having canon powershot SD 750

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  • Anonymous Feb 17, 2009

    same problem, didnt know camera does not support SDHC

  • Anonymous Mar 07, 2009

    Purchased SDHC 4 GB, SanDisk. Memory Card Error. Tried HP SDHC 4 GB. Memory Card Error. Will drop down to 2 GB based on last comment. Seems silly considering other cheap Airtek video accepts anything.

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2009

    today
    i bought SDHC 4 GB
    when i insert this card in to my canon A620
    it show memory card error

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    CameraR May 11, 2010

    I'm also a happy owner of the very fine A620 camera. But I've also unfortunately discovered the hard way as you have that it does not support SDHC cards. Hang on to the card, you'll eventually find something else that can use it (mine ended up in my wife's SD1000).

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    SDHC give error or damage message when inserted into computer

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2014

    worked fine earlier today. Downloaded my pics and then went to take more and camera says no card.

  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    I just purchased the canon powershot sx50 hs. The manual directs me to format the memory card before doing anything else. It said I need to access the format screen but does not tell me how to do this. How do I access the format screen?

  • Anonymous Apr 01, 2014

    Bought a brand new SDHC memory chip and the camera will say there is an error. Sometimes it says the memory chip is locked even though I've made certain it is not.

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The a 620 only goes up to 2 gb no higher

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