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I have a card which gives me grief in the computer and error messages and others that work fine. So at this point I knew it was my camera and not the card. You saved me $100! Reply Myke says: November 20, 2007 at 9:56 pm Thanks: for the moment it works on my Ixus 400. More about the author

I used EaseUS data recovery. I was not that keen on the idea of doing this however until I discovered that Canon wanted to charge me nearly £100 to fix it (including the cost of postage). The battery popped out really easily with a small flat screwdriver. It immediately said memory card error and I can't access any of my photos!

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I used an exacto knife, I didn't have a screw driver. Thanks Reply Dermot SHort says: September 19, 2007 at 12:25 pm Yes been lying around for ages with this error adn this fixed it although there is a little piece of Regards, T A ANKAM Reply Canon IXUS 400 Memory Card Error | Leendert van Achteren says: June 16, 2012 at 9:34 am […] from Aline Wong. Reply Eddy K says: February 5, 2008 at 12:23 pm Helen Malcolm, You can download the photos from your card through a card reader directly onto your pc.

I have a 1gb memory card so should take 300+ photos. Laden... Had the same problem - Memory Card Error. Camera Says Memory Card Is Locked Made the mistake of buying her present of a 1GB card.

That's the lock so slide it to the other end of the slot. (it doesn't move very far). "A skill is developed through constant practice with a passion to improve, not Canon Camera Memory Card Locked My ixus 400 is working now. Reply Paul from Holland-Nijmegen says: June 22, 2008 at 9:58 pm I just did the trick; removed the 11 screws (and then lost a part, put it back in again according I took the battery out and on that MS614S was written.

Didn't read the comments above about the reset button until after dismantling the camera (!) but who cares..it works now, and I feel like a smug engineery type person. Memory Card Error Canon Powershot This was over a yr ago. Inloggen 280 Laden... Sluiten Meer informatie View this message in English Je gebruikt YouTube in het Nederlands.

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Reply DAVE says: January 31, 2007 at 4:01 pm Thanks, I will try and let you know. My camera now says memory card error, and the card wouldn't read in my brother's camera either. Memory Card Locked Error Canon Powershot Remember which order the body panels and parts came off. Canon Memory Card Locked Fix Don't know why now it has problem in taking picture.

It's a newer camera but shows the same fault. http://hammerofcode.com/memory-card/canon-powershot-memory-card-error-card-locked.php The battery chip is on the oppoosite upper side than the 400. Thanks once again. IF it's indeed a fix, it would save having to dismantle the camera. Canon Ixus Memory Card Locked

It turns out that one of the pins in the CF memory card slot was bent. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm. I'll find out the final result in 2+ weeks as I have to be out of town for 2 weeks. http://hammerofcode.com/memory-card/canon-powershot-a530-memory-card-error-card-locked.php Called Canon again, now they told me to call another repair subcontractor.

Laden... How To Unlock A Memory Card For A Digital Camera Tried it immediately. Reply Dominic says: September 30, 2008 at 3:36 pm I rang Canon, and they said that yes, this is a known fault and they would repair for free, however, I would

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Reply Steve UK says: February 18, 2008 at 11:49 am I got this error on my ixus 400, I left the flash card out over night and it came on ok I tried your solution and now, all is well with the camera (thanks for the pic showing the location of the internal battery, btw. I tried flipping the button on the memory card...that didn't help either. Camera Says Memory Card Locked But Its Not If it's not a fluke, perhaps the repeated formatting somehow purges the internal battery or discharges the circuit (who cares, if it works, it works!).

Reply to this post Permalink | Report abuse 0 of 1 people think this post adds to the discussion. Was the internal battery very easy to locate and remove on your model? Read here scrolling down to the 3rd entry by E Yu: http://www.amazon.com/review/product/B00008OE6I?sortBy=bySubmissionDateDescending Reply sandra says: April 22, 2008 at 11:00 am Hi, having problems with my IXUS 70… memory card error. http://hammerofcode.com/memory-card/canon-powershot-sd600-memory-card-error-card-locked.php I don't want to reformat the card as it'll wipe it.

thanks Reply The Vision says: November 27, 2007 at 3:21 pm I'm going to be trying this tonight so hopefully I can get my camera back to it's former glory! I sent mine off to Colchester Cameras and it was returned within 3 days fixed as a Special Warantity repair. Reply Nicole says: February 27, 2009 at 5:39 am I don't have the memory card error thing but my brother does with his ixus 400, so will pass it on to Wondered if it would be a good idea to change the internal battery while the cover was off, but could not resist putting it back together to test it straight away.

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. and use it to push the tiny button in the camera. (Push it all the way but not too hard lest you might damage it) Step 4. characters left: Contact Us|Terms of Service|Privacy & Security|About Us|Our Network © 2003-2016 JustAnswer LLC JustAnswer UKJustAnswer GermanyJustAnswer SpanishJustAnswer Japan 123 8951925 ABOUT THE COMMUNITY CAMERA PRINTER CINEMA EOS CAMCORDER GENERAL DISCUSSION PowerShot Go To This may be caused by moisture in the air and the fact that the camera is not ‘sealed'.

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 Do you? Reply Ric says: September 26, 2008 at 11:24 pm Hey Mark, incidentally i was attending the 1st F1 night race here in Singapore and viola, the 400 failed me with the Now what?

Thanks Pete (UK) Reply Tim says: January 16, 2007 at 10:47 pm Have had this intermittently with Canon PowerShot (Ixus) S400, became permanent at the weekend. Yes No In reply to an earlier post on Mar 19, 2013 7:45:28 PM PDT Sridhar Katere says: thanks. Shame Canon clealy haven't considered a free fix for their own design fault. Inloggen 1.548 279 Vind je dit geen leuke video?

Thanks so much. I've been using the same card for years, the tab is moved to "unlocked" (and comes out still unlocked) and the connections are all clean. Reply Divyrider says: August 24, 2008 at 11:09 pm For those people who are stuck with a plastic thinghy that fell out during the disassembly process, you need to insert it Taal: Nederlands Contentlocatie: Nederland Beperkte modus: Uit Geschiedenis Help Laden...

Later herinneren Nu bekijken Conform de wetgeving ten aanzien van de bescherming van gegevens verzoeken we je even de tijd te nemen om de belangrijkste punten van ons Privacybeleid door te Today one of them is giving me a "memory card error".