memory card!

yooperdooperyooperdooper yooperdooperPosts: 231Registered Users Major grins
edited October 20, 2015 in Digital Darkroom
hello:i have a nikon coolpix p-90.with 2 of my memory cards i get an error message:"memory card is write protected"i dont know how they got that way or what to do about it.the camera will not let me format the card....any ideas?thanks

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  • RichardRichard Mildly bemused Madrid, SpainPosts: 18,813Administrators, Vanilla Admin moderator
    edited October 20, 2015
    Some SD cards have write protection switches on the left edge. Change its position if you have one.
  • ThelensspotThelensspot Mentally grainy! Posts: 2,041Registered Users Major grins
    edited October 20, 2015
    Richard wrote: »
    Some SD cards have write protection switches on the left edge. Change its position if you have one.

    This happens to me all the time after slipping the card into the computer SD slot and out again!
    "Photography is partly art and partly science. Really good photography adds discipline, sacrifice and a never ending pursuit of photographic excellence"...ziggy53

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