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Card will not format

Screen says"card has wrong format"
press ok to format card

When I press O.K. next screen says "unable to format

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  • Anonymous Dec 21, 2007

    When I turn the camera on it says'card has wrong format". Press ok to format card and it will not format. I have changed the card and I have checked everything else...what is the problem?

  • krys8113 Dec 25, 2007

    Message on screen says "Card has the wrong format. Press okay to format." When you press okay the message is "Unable to format".

  • Anonymous Dec 27, 2007

    Hello, my name is Adrienne. Every time I turn my digital camera on my camera keeps saying, Card has wrong format. & to press ok to format the card. After pressing ok, it says Unable to format

  • Anonymous Mar 11, 2008

    may camera workds with a 1gn card, but i have recently bought a 2gb one and it gives me the card wont format with no info on how to do so.

  • jp184 Mar 21, 2008

    When I install my card the camera says card not formatted, press okay to format card. When I do this the card will still not format. Please help me so I can use my camera.

  • kisa moses Apr 04, 2008

    the screen reads ''card can't format remove the card'' but the card reader reads it well with all the imformation on it.should i throw away the card or the camera?

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  • rete4 May 01, 2008

    same as above

  • anthonymcint Jul 22, 2008

    screen say's wrong format press ok to format. press ok, sceen say's unable to format

  • rete4 May 11, 2010

    tryed it in a computer to format and will still not work have spoken to hp and said its best to buy another camera but I have any had it just over 12 months .

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I suggest you call the Hp technichan and they can help you. Im currently on the phone with them and they ask you alot of info but they could possibly upgrade your camera.

Posted on Jan 03, 2008

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Place the card in a card reader, attach via USB to your 
computer and transfer anything you want to save to the
PC. Then delete everything from the card and re-insert
in the camera. You should now be able to format the
card, provided it's within the capacity limit of the camera
which is 2GB.

Posted on Mar 23, 2008

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