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I have the proper SD card new T5 and cant get it to format,

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I have the proper SD card for my new T5 and cant get it to format, have tried everything possible. Its a 8GB c10 and just wont go.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Consumer Electronics
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Cannon Rebel T5 camera.
Expert:  Russell A. replied 1 year ago.


I am going to start with the simplest, most missed step. Please check the lock/unlocked switch on the card and make sure that is set fully in the unlocked position.

Does the camera display show any error when you insert the card and attempt to format it?