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Storage capacity limit

Hi, I want to but a new compactflash card for my 4500. Will the camera cope with the bigger (more than 1GB) cards or is there a limit? Thanks, Keith

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    The user manual indicate that when you insert the memory card make sure that the label is facing up.but no matter how I insert the card the camera can't see it.I don't know what to do?



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I am currently using a 1gb and a 2gb card with my camera. The only problem that I found with the 2gb card was that the camera won't format the card at 2gb. It will make it 1gb. Solution: don't format with the camera. Works great !!!

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Only the Camera Manual will tell you the max capacity. They do have their limits and you could a be wasting your money or even find the camera does not accept it. Check the manual thoroughly and if still in doubt put the question to the Nikon Technical Support Team.

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Try it what have you got to lose??

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I own an xti camera and currently use a 4GB card for storage. The card works fine in the camera and will hold 1000 photos at the largest file size.

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