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Canon SD850 IS showing "unidentified image" after pic is taken

After taking more than 200 pictures I am now getting a ? with unidentified image showing. I'm using a 4GB elite pro sd card. I found this same problem on another dcresource website but without a solution. The picute appears to have taken fine but when recalled late I get the "?". I put the card in a reader and tried different programs to open the picture but without success. It does the same thing for both .jpg and .avi files. I tried using the Canon tech support site but could not find it among FAQ.

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We have just experienced both of the above problems. We are using 2G SD card from Kingston. After about 400 pictures set to mdeium resolution we get many pictures with the ? mark unidentified image. I see that each image takes up about 2M of space but the image information is not stored so you can not open the file. Also other images have the shaded problem as above.

does anyone have any ideas about this. Is it the camera or the SD memory? We just bought the camera about 3 weeks ago and are now thinking of returning it

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