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Faulty Memory Stick

I have a Sony DSC-P72, I have 3 memory sticks, 2 are working fine, the 3rd stick gave me trouble in the camera (I kept getting error codes)after approx. 70 pictures. I inserted the memory stick into a Memorex reader and it does not see it, therefore I cannot unload the photos. I have been using the stick for about 1 year, this is the first time I have been unable to unload the photos onto PC. Any help or ideas would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

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Re: Faulty Memory Stick

See if you can download the photos through the USB cable. Then try reformatting it in the camera. Otherwise, I probably would get rid of it. Memory is cheap enough, and it's not worth the risk to keep around an unreliable memory card.

Posted on Sep 13, 2005

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