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The camera says that my Memory card is protected. How do I unprotect my pictures? Also how do I reset switch on memory card? Thanks

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SD 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.

If you had protected any pictures on the card, then while viewing that picture press the Menu button. Use up/down to select Unprotect.

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