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Display says "Protected Card"

I have a Fuji Finepix A805. When I turn it on the display says "Protected Card" and does not allow me to take any pictures. What does this mean? Can it be cleared?

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Yes. Take your card out and on the side there is a switch that slides. Move it up (on the label there is a lock and it's pointing down) Please rate my answer. I hope this helps!

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