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Nikon Using a D70, the memory card(s) keeps reading format even after formatting has been done. After formatting, and taking a few shots, "format" will reapear

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The cards may have been corrupted in some way. Have you tried them in another camera or a card reader? If you have a reader, you might want to try formatting one of them from your computer.

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if all is still not all right (prior to formatting the card) the card may have a fault or be corrupted (assuming the camera is ok)

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I wish you the very best of luck..
If I can be of further help drop me a line

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