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Old Oct 28, 2006, 5:15 PM   #1
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What would happenif I took the memory card that hasphotos on it out of one camera and put it in another camera? Would I be able to take pictures with the second camera? Would the picturesalready on there be lost?

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Old Oct 28, 2006, 7:18 PM   #2
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Different camera models typically use different directory (folder) structures to store the images in.

So, they probably would not conflict with each other.

But, I wouldn't risk it.

I'm even more careful when I use a memory card. I always format a memory card prior to every use with a camera's menus for format.

That insures that the card is just the way a camera expects it, since it's performing the format, and insures that I always start out with a fresh File Allocation Table.

Is there a reason you need to use the same card in more than one camera model, while leaving the images on it?

Memory Cards are relatively inexpensive anymore. I'd suggest a separate card, if you really need to use both cameras at the same time and leave photos from both on their memory cards.

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