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SD (and SDHC) cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card. If the switch is already in the proper position, slide it fully the other way and then back again.

Posted on Sep 02, 2010

  • cacheyamo Oct 20, 2010

    I slid the switch over to unlock but it still saying its locked!

  • kakima Oct 20, 2010

    Check the camera to make sure there's no obstruction. Take a look at the card after you pull it back out to make sure the switch is still in the proper position. Just for fun, put the switch in the other position and try it.

    If all that does nothing, get another card and try that. Pictures are too valuable to risk on a bad or flaky card. If that other card doesn't work, then it's likely there's something wrong with the camera itself and it may need to be looked at by a professional.

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