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Sd card formatting

My r7c hp photosmart digital camara will not format the SD card.  It says the card has the wrong format.  When I hit the ok to format card it says try again later.

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Re: sd card formatting

Does SD card work in PC? HP R707 will not work with SD card larger than 2GB.

Posted on Jan 29, 2010

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Re: sd card formatting

Which kind of wrong formats your SD memory card has been detected as inside your digital camera? Is it in RAW format? How does it show on your PC? Is it still displayed as RAW file system there? If so, also do not panic! The wrong SD memory card file system format often can be fixed by simple formatting process. However, before you do any formatting process there, you are supposed to back up your card data well in case of losing important photos or other stuffs.
What you need now to recover data from this not formatted SD card is RAW file system SD memory card data recovery software.
Merely download and run a related data recovery tool to scan your card and take all possible photos and files back.
Best Wishes!

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Re: sd card formatting

My m425 hp photosmart digital camara will not format the SD card. It says the card has the wrong format. When I hit the ok to format it wont format the 4GB or the 8GB card why is this not working plz help

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