Get Rid of ‘card not initialized’ error

In today’s world memory card is used in most of the electronic gadget to save the file, photos and other information. These memory cards uses the same read write technology as you get in computer hard disk to save the data. Most of the digital cameras use this portable card to save the memorable images. Memory card is formatted in order to function in synch with camera. When you format the memory card it will solves your lot of card related errors and problems. Card corruption, formatting errors and any read write errors can be resolved by performing formatting the card.

Sometimes while viewing the images that are stored in the memory card, you may get the following error message:

“Card not initialized”

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After having this error message in camera you will get different errors and annoying condition of camera. You can’t be able to take images by your camera or you will get problems in accessing the previously stored images. This error messages shows that card is not ready to use. There may be various reasons behind this error message either the card is formatted incorrectly.

Possible causes of card not initialized error are:

  • Incorrectly formatted memory card
  • Corrupted or damaged memory card
  • Virus attack

Whatever the reasons of such memory card error the only way to solve this is formatting the card. After formatting all these card errors and other error solved out but the stored images will be erased from the card. Once the card is formatted your images are lost but if you have a backup then that can be restored. You can also use the third party photo recovery software to recover your images from the formatted memory card. Using this tool you can easily resolve ‘card not initialized error’ messages.

Stellar Phoenix Photo recovery is such powerful third party recovery software that is designed to perform such tasks. It recovers all the formatted images and data that were stored on the memory card. Its high end technology combined with an easy interface to enable the users to recover data easily and efficiently. It supports all popular formats including JPEG, BMP, GIF, AVI, MOV etc.

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System Requirements

Processor : Pentium Class

Operating System : Microsoft Windows 7/Vista/2003/XP/2000/NT4 (SP6)

Operating System : Macintosh OS X 10.6 snow leopard, 10.5 leopard, 10.4 tiger, 10.3.9 panther

Memory : Minimum 256 MB (512 MB recommended)

Hard Disk : 50 MB of free disk space

Internet Explorer : Version 5 or later

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