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Old Sep 11, 2004, 5:14 AM   #1
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I have a digital ixus/s100 2.1mp which was working fine until I bought a 1gb cf card for it. I put the new card in and it seemed to work fine at first until I formated it(in the camera) now it only reads 3.8mb!, is it the camera or the cf card, all my other cf cards work fine(8mb-48mb). I'm going abroad for a month tomorrow and really need this problem sorting quickly. About a week before i got the new card i updated the firmware to 1.0.0.1. Is there a way of resetting the cf card? Any tips greatly appriciated!

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Old Sep 11, 2004, 7:19 AM   #2
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The camera may not be able to handle a 1GB card. Most devices, have a maximum limit on how much memory they can handle and if your camera is a little bit older, then chances are good, that when they designed it, they may have not designed it to take more than a certain amount of memory.



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