problem with card reader

  wis 10:25 08 Mar 2009
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hi all
pop in usb card reader,pc picks it up as drive f
in my computer,i double click on it and just get
message insert disc in drive f,card has photo's on it
any help welcome

  bremner 10:26 08 Mar 2009

Is the card formatted in FAT? Is it from a camera or mobile?

  wis 10:39 08 Mar 2009

card is from camera sony cyber shot.thought i might have to format,but right cicking choosing
format brought up same result insert disc

  wis 12:20 08 Mar 2009

just tryed sony stick duo adapter in reader whith camera stick in that same result

  wis 16:59 09 Mar 2009

any idea's chaps im lost

  Technotiger 17:11 09 Mar 2009

How many slots on your USB Card Reader? If more than one slot, there should be more 'drives' shown - like F: G: H: etc.

  wis 17:16 09 Mar 2009

no mate thanks,just one slot shows up in my comp as drive f

  Technotiger 17:18 09 Mar 2009

Have a look in Devices, see if there is any exclamation mark against drive f.

  wis 17:32 09 Mar 2009

i click on disc drive and get

usb 2.0 sd mmc reader usb device, no red or yellow nasties looking down list drive f is not shown

  wis 17:32 09 Mar 2009

i click on disc drive and get

usb 2.0 sd mmc reader usb device, no red or yellow nasties looking down list drive f is not shown

  Technotiger 17:38 09 Mar 2009

Has your card got a write-protect switch on the edge, very small? If so, move it and try again.

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