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1 gig memory card reads "full" after just 21 pics?!!!?

Hi- i don't know what's happened- but this camera is my livelihood- and this morning it's totally gone to pieces...
So basically, I have it set to 'norm' quality, 'large' image size, nothing weird about the setting at all...  Anyhow, this morning, I stick a 1gig card in it, and after 20 shots, it tells me the card is full...  So, thinking it was the card, i stuck another in- and i end up with the same problem!!!! PLEASE help!!  Has anyone ever had this problem before?!!?  I could really use some advice! Thanks loads.

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  • hydrogirl Apr 08, 2008

    Thanks loads for your help!  After reading more about it yesterday online, i tried re-formatting my cards- and the problem is gone!  Must have been that I'm using a new card-reader, and it's not really deleting the pics  So- while the old ones were gone- they weren't gone... anyhow- problem solved!  And thank goodness!!! 

  • hydrogirl Apr 08, 2008

    Thanks loads for your help!  After reading more about it yesterday online, i tried re-formatting my cards- and the problem is gone!  Must have been that I'm using a new card-reader, and it's not really deleting the pics  So- while the old ones were gone- they weren't gone... anyhow- problem solved!  And thank goodness!!! 

  • jayek Sep 09, 2008

    I have different folders on my sd card. I originally had a Kodak so I have a couple of folders for the Kodak. Now I own a Canon and I have another couple of folders for the Canon. Took some pictures and now my "Memory is Full". Should I delete the Kodal Folders?



    Thank you,

    Jaye

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Are you positive you're not shooting Raw+Jpeg? Or in Tiff mode? That's just... odd. Usually, the camera would stop exposing with any error that would effect image size.

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