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Canon powershot A520 will not allow me to take any pictures it just says memory card error.

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Format the card.

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I would give this software a try:
http://www.download.com/VirtualLab-Data-Recovery/3000-2248_4-10610841.html?cdlPid=10801131
and be more vigilant about backing up your pictures. Flash memory can corrupt at any time. Good Luck.

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I had a similar problem. Lens came out , and will not go back to off position. Will not tun on either chnaged couple of batteries with no luck.

I took the memory card out and it worked " Turned on". I formatted the memory card and it started working fine. Hope it will help few of you.

Good Luck

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memory might get corrupted.. reformat your memory card..

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