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Failure to recognize storage card

I've had my Ipaq 4155 for about two years now, and have had my share of problems, most fixable. I am now having a problem with the Ipaq not recogmizing the SD storage card. The unit asks if I want to format the storage card on startup. When is choose Yes, it tells me that This storage card could not be formatted. Try reinserting the card, or using a different one. I've tried three different cards and none of them will work or format. I've tried two different types of soft reset as well as a few hard resets, with no luck. I've opened the unit up and inspected the receptacle for the card and it appears ok. Does anyone have another idea on how to get my card storage back?

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Do you have somewhere else that you could format the card - camera, PC ??? Also you could try Pocket Mechanic which has a free 7 day trial... http://www.pocketgear.com/software_detail.asp?id=12178&associateid=373.

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