A Photography forum. PhotoBanter.com

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Go Back   Home » PhotoBanter.com forum » Digital Photography » Digital Photography
Site Map Home Register Authors List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Web Partners

Olympus SM Card in Write Protect Mode



 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old February 18th 17, 04:37 PM posted to rec.photo.digital
Fred McKenzie
external usenet poster
 
Posts: 214
Default Olympus SM Card in Write Protect Mode

In article ,
Alicia wrote:

I have a similar problem with my Olympus TG-3. A couple days ago, I inserted
the camera's SD card into my computer to copy pictures; then I put it back in
the camera. Today, when I turned on the camera, it claimed that the camera
was in write protect mode, even though I checked the card and the lock was
off. I have two identical SD cards: 64 GB SanDisk Extreme Plus cards with a
high write speed. The second card was in my Nikon D3300. I moved the Nikon
card into my Olympus, and now it doesn't say write protect (which suggested
that the card and not the camera was faulty). But when I put the Olympus
card in the D3300, it still took pictures too (which suggests that nothing is
broken). But when I tried switching the cards back to their original
cameras, the Olympus reported write protect again. I don't know what is
going on with my camera.


Alicia-

Try reformatting the "bad" SD card in the D3300, and see if it fixes the
problem in your TG-3.

I'm not familiar with the TG-3. Are you sure it is compatible with 64
GB SD cards? If it is an older model, it may not be able to use more
than a fraction of the card's capacity.

Fred
 




Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Write a file to the SD card (in the camera?) Peetie Wheatstraw Digital Photography 5 January 7th 08 03:38 PM
Any Software that can Write-protect microSD ? Talal Itani Digital Photography 4 February 10th 07 09:12 PM
Flash Card Write Speeds C Wright Digital Photography 6 December 25th 05 04:19 PM
Can camera write as fast as the card can take? ABC Digital Photography 5 December 24th 04 06:06 AM
Re- xD picture card - write protected? Ning Digital Photography 0 November 4th 04 09:07 AM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 03:50 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2022 PhotoBanter.com.
The comments are property of their posters.