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Camera memory card errors/computer doesn't recognize

My Olympus C-450 digital camera is driving me batty! First, when taking a photo the camera light flashed red and froze, then claimed the memory card needed reformatting and consequently lost all my pictures. I sent it to Olympus for repair and nothing was wrong with it. I now have it back and I am having similar problems, I took 60 pics today, then it started flashing red and green lights. I tried to load my pics onto computer but either the computer (Mac) doesn't recognise it or wants to repair it. When I turn the camera on I see three pics, then a picture error. I am at my wits end! Should I give up on it or buy a new memory card? There is obviously something wrong somewhere and I am disappointed that I went through all that hassle posting it to Olympus!! Could clever bod please help? Thanks in advance!

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Can you get a memory card reader that works for a Mac? If so then loading pic's to the 'puter through that route Flashing red and green lights have a meaning- what does the manual say?[Check the more comprehensive manual on the Software disk] You could buy[or borrow] another card- nothing wrong with having more that one. Also try the card in another camera and a fresh card in yours[Take it a photo shop to try this]

Posted on Jun 03, 2007

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    john ash Jun 03, 2007

    Jessops are very obliging at such things- in a quiet moment of course.

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