I try it for the heck of it (skeptical I must say - since when does anything free work), low & behold - it worked! LOG IN TO REPLY sponsored links (this ad will go away when you log in as registered member) nwymannwymanCream of the Crop5,352 postsGallery: 89 photosJoined Mar 2005Maryland Eastern ShoreMore infoJul 05, Question about Canon PowerShot Digital Cameras 1 Answer Why does it say memory card error on the screen ...memory card error on the screen why does it say ' memory card We've gotten over 600 .jpg files. news
Good if little bits fall out unexpectedly or screws gets mixed up: http://home19.inet.tele.dk/ne/manualer.htm The S400 is a paragraph or two down, listed with the powershot as: Canon PowerShot S400/DIGITAL IXUS 400/IXY I can't figure where it's supposed to be placed. Cai Reply John John says: February 1, 2008 at 2:46 am It worked! REPEAT FORMATTING SEVERAL TIMES IN QUICK SUCCESSION e.g. 5 times.
This whole experience has shaken my confidence in Canon cameras, I will be looking at alternative makes for my next purchase. Be careful to correctly replace the compact flash access flap, with the little hair wire in place or it won't open fully. anyway could you tell me : 1. It may solve the problem.
I have ordered a new CF card and some new batteries (the original one only lasts a few mins from a "full charge") as a last resort.. Reply Robert says: October 17, 2008 at 8:32 am Just fixed my IXUS 400 by taking out the battery. If they don't appear (on the spare CF card), then they won't appear either when you put in your main CF card, which contains your photos intact. One slight problem with the reassembly when a reasonably complex plastic piece dropped out and for the life of me I couldn't determine where it came from - its fully functional
I got the CF Card Error on my Powershot S200 that I've had for five years. PowerShot S3 IS... I gently used a bent paperclip (large size) and held the black plunger down for 3-10seconds. http://forums.steves-digicams.com/canon/100823-memory-card-error-s3.html Justin Kernersville, NC Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful.
Incidentally, tried the easier option several times (pushing black button inside door) but to no avail. worked just as you describe on my S400. regards, Jess! Reply Matthew says: June 30, 2008 at 1:13 am I know this is an older page but I have only recently experienced this problem.
Just go to ‘File No. http://www.justanswer.com/video-camera-repair/5bvcl-canon-powershot-s3-sudden-says.html JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance. Canon Powershot Sd400 Memory Card This battery stores the date and time. Memory Card Error Card Locked The problem I had stopped any photos getting saved to the camera at all.
Thank you kindly for your assistance. navigate to this website Thanks very much for all the knowledge. Next move is to take to Canon Repair centre. Discussions Tips n Tricks Memory Card error.
Good luck… Reply John says: December 18, 2007 at 11:14 am I tried this fix (removing battery) and it worked like a charm but then a few days later the same Is this some kind of ‘memory card error'? Reply john RODGERS says: March 25, 2008 at 9:52 pm THANKS. More about the author Idc.
The April 1st link to Canon no longer works - would be interested to know if this still applies in the UK. Reply Peter says: January 7, 2009 at 6:32 am Ixus 400 after four years "memory error card" message - took advice about reset of internal battery - appears to have worked I have a 2 GB Patriot High Speed SD card.
Reply Duncan says: July 6, 2008 at 4:21 pm Great fix, haven't used the camera for nearly 2 years because of this problem. It worked for me AND retained all my photos on the card. Many thanks for this fix. Thanks.
Reply Justin says: June 17, 2008 at 4:54 pm Thanks very much for this advice. Thanks for reply. It had number in the middle as well 3422. click site Anyone knows a solution??????
Reply john says: February 22, 2007 at 5:16 am great fix , thanks. If the salesman would have told me that I only get 90% of the pictures I take, there is no way that I would have ever bought this camera. My wife already had a newer Canon, so it wasn't much of an issue. Is it possible to get data off memory cards if it has an error?
And it also made my wife to look me admiring ;)) Best reagrds, Mikko Reply CR says: January 1, 2008 at 8:29 pm Reviewed the postings here, but didn't notice anyone Thx for the help.. Reply DAVE says: January 31, 2007 at 4:01 pm Thanks, I will try and let you know. There are 11 to take out (one is hidden behind the rubber flap), and I've created a really simple diagram that shows where each is located: http://sandgroper14.wordpress.com/2007/10/01/camera-errors/ Reply gaz says: October
The battery popped out really easily with a small flat screwdriver. Reply Will says: May 9, 2006 at 11:38 am In the UK you could try rs Reply Don Sawtelle says: June 25, 2006 at 9:45 pm Will, Would you like to My camera now says memory card error, and the card wouldn't read in my brother's camera either. sometimes you have to do this a number of times before it works..
replied5 years ago. Reply Ellie says: June 28, 2009 at 6:22 pm Brilliant ! The little slide on the side of the card will cause the camera to say "Card Locked" and Format will be blacked out but it does not say "Memory Card Error". Left the battery out for several minutes.
its case id 45929 if you are not brave enough to take it apart that is! How could I get resolve this problem? Thank you!! I've no idea where it belongs, but the camera works perfectly well without it, so I'm delighted.
Reply Neal says: April 8, 2007 at 5:56 am Yes!! http://www.canon.com.au/support/customer/default.asp?DXI=KnowledgeBase/Customer/KBArticleForm&File=KB01634&productID=digitalixus400 Reply Julie says: June 7, 2007 at 11:32 am Thanks very much for posting this, applause. BTW, how did you get your images back?