Why does my camera tell me "the card is locked" I didn't lock it or anything?

Answer Slide the lock tab to the unlock position

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Hi i have 8GB sdhc sandisk memory card when i inserted in my canon camera its said card error card locked ichecked on the side it was fine when i insert in my PC it reads can you pls help?

Maybe. Take it into a camera shop and ask them to do a card recovery. Sometimes they can retrieve the images. Another way is to use photo recovery software. One I used before is Asoftech Photo Rec... Read More »

What should I do if my camera is saying that my SD card is locked even if it's not?

Have Canon look at your camera. The lock sensor is broken.

"CARD LOCKED" message on camera?

You may have inadvertently damaged the boot sector or initial sector of the memory card. The way to fix this is to format the card in the computer (not the camera).Thankfully, you already download... Read More »

Cannon camera is saying memory card locked what does that mean?

im going to say this its about making money all cops are crooked . they have to make a atleast 10-15 arest amonth to keep there job so... all cops can suck on my left ball..