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I just got a nikon d3300 and for some reason, every time i insert a memory card, it says the card is damaged. i just bought a 32 g memory card just now and it says card it damaged when there is no way it is damaged. what do i do?

Technician's Assistant: What's the make/model of your device? How old is it?

It is suppose to be brand new and it is a nikon D3300

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?

Since i got the camera a couple days ago i cant use it without a memory card, and i got a brand new memory card thinking it was the card but even with a brand new card it wont work

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Electronics Expert to know before I connect you?

No thats the main issue

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Camera and Video
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Did you try formatting the SD card in the camera?

If not then do this first, if in trying to format it says the card is damaged across a range of cards then the camera has a fault in the card reader. Look into the card slot with a flash light for anything in there, if not then return the camera under warranty..

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