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CARD ERROR using 1GO xD card , the C-350 gives the following message : CARD ERROR . Using 32 MB or 16MB it's OK . is there solution please ?

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  • alb8444 Mar 12, 2008

    card setup; i select format, "message says caution erasing all," and then "card error"

  • debbers100 May 17, 2008

    Camera displays-Card setup with the following options:

    Power off

    Format

    When I select format, then "yes"

    a Caution erasing all message appears

    then a card error message appears

    I have a D-560 zoom digital camera

  • Brian Wolves May 31, 2008

    I have the same problem, if i use 16 or 64 MB card all is well, but when i try to format a 2GB card I get the error message "Card Error". As you can't do anything with the camera unless you format the card there are no other options that i can fathom.

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Hi, don't know if this is any help, but i had the same problem with trying a 1gb card, i think that this camera will only accept up to a 512mb! If you go higher it will not accept it. 512mb is highest memory card you can go with this camera! Take care and good luck. Kerry

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