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Loaded memory card in camera and it states it is locked. How do i unlock it.

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I think that takes a sd card anyway it's virtually the same for all. On one side of your card right side for SD there is a little (very little) switch that slides up and down. On the SD card up is locked down is unlocked. All of the cards have them usually on an edge. Good luck if it stymies you let me know what type of card you have and I'll try and locate a diagram for you.

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