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U got a memory card problem! Pull out ur memory card and clean the contact points by using RUBBER ERASER heads of pencil and wipe it off w/ clean cloth! Put it in ur mem card slot carefully, avoid touching those GOLD CONTACTS on ur mem card! Hope that might help u out!

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