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Sony's website has a lengthy explanation about what you can and can't use on your camera for memory sticks:

http://esupport.sony.com/perl/support-info.pl?&info_id=12&mdl=DSCW70

Make sure your memory stick falls under the guidlines of the chart.

Posted on Jun 14, 2008

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Here is the error list from the camera manual.
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*1
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