low-capacity compact flash
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Sun Mar 8 22:44:08 CDT 2009
On 8 Mar 2009 at 23:27, Patrick Finnegan wrote:
> I don't know about what David is doing this for, but I've got
> something that uses a CF card for storage, which claims it won't
> work with >128MB cards (and it actually didn't work when I tried a
> large one in it).
I had a similar problem with a 4GB CF card in my digicam. Just flat
out gave the "card not usable" message and refused to do anything.
On a hunch, I plugged it into my Windoze system and did a FORMAT
/FS:FAT (to get a 16-bit FAT) and the thing worked fine, with the
exception of the exposure count reading "999".
I've got three 192MB cards here and will happily swap them for
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