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Problem with CF Card

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    I let my sister borrow my camera (STUPID ME!) and now it's not working properly. I went to download my pictures, and the screen said ERR CF. So i took out the card, re-installed it, and did the same for the battery. Now the screen says ERR 99, which according to the manual is a different problem. I can't get the camera to do anything, and am confused as to what's going on. Can you please help me?

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Re: Problem with CF Card

Err99 is the catchall error code for Canon cameras for when a system error occurs that doesn't fall into any of the other error categories.

Since this was immediately preceded by a memory card error, I would look down into the memory card compartment to see if any of the pins have been bent or broken.

Also, I would take the lens off the body, and remove the memory card and power the camera on. If the Err99 goes away, the issue could lie with either the lens or the memory card.

Posted on Feb 13, 2008

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