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NOKIA 5300 wont read memory card!

My 5300 wont read any memeory cards, i tried one with pictures on it and the phone said card not formatted. I bought a brand new sandisk 2gb card same thing so i let it format it and it said format ok, but still wont let me in and keeps telling me to format the card! please help

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Re: NOKIA 5300 wont read memory card!

The problem might be with the slot of memory card, if the same memory cards are working in another phones than consult with nokia care, they will be able to sort out the issue for u.

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