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08-17-2011, 03:00 PM   #1

can't view images on card in camera

I am having a new problem viewing images on my cards. I have a K5 and a 200D and they are both doing it all of a sudden. It isn't a card error since I have about 10 cards and it won't let me view any images on any of them. It says "no image", even though the card is full. Any ideas? TIA

08-17-2011, 03:28 PM   #2
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If you didn't take the photos with the camera you're trying to view them on, or the metadata has somehow been altered, there's no guarantee that they'll show up. Try taking a few new snaps and see if they show.

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08-17-2011, 03:42 PM   #3

Thanks -- I thought of that but that isn't the case. I wonder if it's got something to do with importing them. It's the cards that I have already downloaded the images on to my computer that this is happening with. I don't erase them after import so that isn't it and when I double check with my card reader it shows all the images still on the card. I eject it from the computer and then put it in my camera but it says "no image" and then tells me that my memory card is full - which of course it is..... I'm stumped as to why this is happening all of a sudden.
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Were the folder names changed in any way? Cameras expect a certain structure and will not read images if the folder names are changed.

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Did you perhaps remove the card without first telling your computer to "Safely Remove Hardware"? I just had a similar problem with a card when my computer overheated and locked up. I got the images back with the SanDisk utility.
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How are you importing the files? You might try (with another card) write-protecting the card before inserting it into your card reader.


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