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Old Jul 30, 2003, 1:51 PM   #1
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Default problem uploading to CF. Please Help!


Camera: Canon S30
Media: SanDisk Ultra 128MB and Canon 16MB
Readers: Simple Tech Flash Link (office) and SanDisk Ultra CF PC Card Adapter (home)
OS: Windows NT (office) and Windows ME (home)

I can no longer upload pictures to my CF cards. With a freshly formatted CF card I used to be able to drag-and-drop images back and forth from computer to CF card via a card reader. Everything worked fine. Now, however, when I put images on the card my camera will not recognize them. It usually just says “no image” and once it said “incompatible JPEG format”. The big problem is that now I can no longer take a CF card to a photo counter with a digital processing station to get prints made. :x
Nothing seems to work. Not dragging-and-dropping, not downloading and uploading via Canon ZoomBrowser software. Nothing!

Does anybody have any idea on what the heck might be going on?
Thanks for any help you can give.
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Old Jul 30, 2003, 4:00 PM   #2
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If the images have been altered (or resaved without the Exif info) most cameras will not recognize them. If you copy unedited pictures, your camera should recognize them.
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Old Jul 30, 2003, 5:31 PM   #3
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Mike is on point. I copy my pics to a folder from the card, then edit and save them to another location. This procedure will allow you to copy the pics back to the card. I always burn them to cd.
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