Question about Cameras
Try reformatting the card using the menu options on your camera. YOu should still be able to access those options
Posted on Aug 23, 2008
I had the same problem. I used compressed air to blow out the card and the slot, and it now works.
Posted on Sep 08, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Hi! Rachel, Mark here see if i can help.
Try different cf card see if it works.
Next if that worked or not take cf card place in computer & format card. Retry in camera.
Hope that fixed ya if not comment back me happy to assist you further. Good Luck! please rate.
Posted on Mar 15, 2009
Using a flashlight, check thru the CF memory card reader if there are some pins that are bent, missing (broken) or damaged.
If this is the case, it is necessary to have serviced the camera to replace such pins, and inspectd for the broken pin pieces that may be stuck inside the camera, and cause later a short circuit.
If all the pins are in good conditions, may be the internal memory reader circuitry is failing, which requires also a professional camera repair service.
If it's under warranty, I do recommend you to send it back to make valid the warranty.
If not, then you have the options of pay for its repair, or do it yourself if you are willing to open it and perform the steps to repair it.
If so, You will need tools to do it, which includes the usage of a soldering iron, microscope (since requires micro soldering), and buy the CF memory card reader connector..
Posted on Jul 23, 2009
Believe it or not, the camera's internal clock battery is worn down, causing this problem. Unfortunately, it's buried deep inside your camera, and is difficult to replace. But happily Canon will fix this problem for free. Please see this link.
Posted on Nov 14, 2009
SOURCE: Canon EOS 400D - Error
Look inside the card compartment to check for broken or bent pins. Have you tried formatting the card in the camera? This will erase it so download any pictures first using a card reader if necessary.
Posted on Oct 07, 2010
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