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Card stuck on lock

I am looking for a reason why when i load my memory card into the camera i cannot take a photo there is a notice saying card locked... i also cannot delete those photos.... am i missing something are they protected??? i do not know they do not have a protected symbol on the screen...

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Re: card stuck on lock

There is a switch on the memory card, you just have to slide it upward.

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