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Unable to delete from the camera itself

A few weeks ago, we started taking some small digital video clips of our baby on our Panasonic digital camera. Lately, I've noticed that it takes a very, very long time for the clips and images to download onto our Mac - sometimes up to 15 or 20 minutes. On closer inspection, it appears as though there are 8 files on the camera that are clogging up the download. The data transfer actually stops when it gets to these last 8 files, and it won't download any more, and I can't delete them from the camera either. When I view them on the camera itself, they appear as a blank screen. How can I remove all these redundant files from my camera??

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Re: Unable to delete from the camera itself

Here is the link to the user manual; check pages 33 and 34 for all the different ways of deleting and check it is nothing in there that you missed. If no luck with that then check page 91 for formatting instructions - a format should solve this problem, although occasionally the memory cards do fail also - let me know if a format doesn't work and i can talk you through what to do next. Hope this helps :)

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