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I have managed to put a lock on my memory card in my camera... (it is on protection mode and dont know how to get it off as i want to delete all the pictures on the card. I have the old pentex optio wpi 6.0mega pixels camera

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If your pictures are on the SD card in your camera, many of the sd cards have a small micro switch on one edge that will lock your card... you may want to pull it out of the camera and make sure that the physical lock isn't set..

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As per manual page 87 you can protect your images or un protect all images. Protecting images/sound from Deletion (Protect) You can protect images/sound from being accidentally erased. 1 Enter the Playback mode and choose the image/sound you want to protect with the four-way controller (). 2 Press the (key) button. The Protect screen will be displayed. 3 Select [Protect] with the four-way controller (/\). 4 Press the OK button. MEMO ? Select [Unprotect] in step 3 to release the Protect setting. ? If the image is protected, the symbol is displayed when the image/sound is played back. Protecting All images You can protect all the images. 1 Enter the Playback mode. 2 Press the button twice. The Protect all screen will be displayed. 3 Select [Protect] with the four-way controller (). 4 Press the OK button. Select [Unprotect] in step 3 to cancel the Protect setting on all the images. here is a link to the manual for this camera http://diplodocs.de/annexe_Operating%20Manual_PENTAX_OPTIO%2060-_E.htm

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Hi there, This is because your memory card might be locked. Turn of the camera and take out the memory card and adjust the small tab up located at the upper left side of the memory card. Then put it back, power on the camera and try again. Let me know how this goes. Thank you for using FixYa.

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I put my memory card in my card reader and connect it in a computer to delete the pictures in it but everytime I attempt to delete it, it says cannot delete PICT0005, the disk is write protected. Remove...


Hi due to so many questions asked about this here it is. How to deal with memory card locked/write protected error.


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SOLUTION 1 - Unlock the memory card.

There is a Lock switch on the left side of the SD card. Make sure the Lock switch is slid up (unlock position). You will not be able to modify or delete the contents on the memory card if it is locked.



SOLUTION 2 - Toggle the lock switch.

If the lock switch is not on lock:
1. Slide the switch up and down. Repeat this 3 times.
2. Let it stay on the Lock position for 30 seconds.
3. Slide the switch up to unlock the card.
4. Try to transfer files into the device.


For non-SD cards: Format the card

The data on the memory card may be corrupted.

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First check the memory card to see if the lock tab is in the UNLOCK position. On the top left of the memory card is a slide the moves up and down. The slide should be in the up position for it to be unlocked. A locked memory card could cause the camera to read a CARD PROTECT error message.
If you still receive an error message, verify that you are inserting the card correctly so that the spring locks in as you fully insert it. When performed correctly an Icon will appear in the lower right hand corner of the LCD screen. Also try inserting the card while the camera is on.
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thought the cards have a little tab on them so they can be "write protected" it is a little plastic tab on the side of the memory1.gif card you slide up and down. I know most SD cards1.gif have it, CF cards dont so if its anything besides SD memory its probobly the memory card or some little switch or somthing in the camera that tells the camera when the card is in the "Locked" or "Write protected" mode.

Looking at my SD memory cards1.gif they have a little arrow on the edge and they say "Lock" pointing down, the slider is up. Move yours both ways, maybe it has a bad connection in the card (im not sure what it actualy does) or its in a position the camera thinks its locked?

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The card locked usually means 'protected' Check out the manual for image protection - on/off. Or put card back into computer and delete[NOT FORMAT] from there. A more comprehensive manual is usually found the the CD that came with the camera

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