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Camera telling me to clean card reader

Hi, I have an Olympus Stylus 1030SW. When I turn on my camera the light flashes like its working- but it won't allow me to do anything. Half of the time it just turns itself off, the other half, it tells me to clean my card. I have dumped all of the pics from my card onto my computer using a friends camera. What are my choices of things to do here?

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Hey mursty,
What you most likely need to do is format the memory card as described on page 35 of your camera manual. I have included a link to a PDF download of your camera manual in case you need it. I hope this helps!

http://www.olympusamerica.com/files/Stylus_1030_SW_Instruction_Manual_EN.pdf

Sincerely,
Allan
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Posted on Jul 31, 2008

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