Inserting a Memory Card
Although the camera can store pictures in internal memory, optional SD memory cards (sold sepa-
rately) can be used to store additional pictures.
When no memory card is inserted, a appears in the monitor and internal memory is used for recording
and playback. Note that because camera malfunction could cause internal memory to become cor-
rupted, the pictures in internal memory should periodically be transferred to a computer and saved on
the computer hard disk or on removable media such as CDs or DVDs. The pictures in internal memory
can also be copied to a memory card (see page 99). To prevent internal memory from becoming full,
be sure to delete pictures when they are no longer needed.
When a memory card is inserted as described below, the card will be used for recording and playback.
■■ Compatible Memory Cards Compatible Memory Cards
SD and SDHC memory cards manufactured by FUJIFILM and SanDisk have been approved for use in
the camera. A complete list of approved memory cards is available at http://www.fujifilm.com/products/
digital_cameras/index.html. Operation is not guaranteed with other cards. The camera can not be used
with xD-Picture Cards or with MultiMediaCard (MMC) devices.
SD memory cards can be locked, making it impossible to format the card or to record or
delete images. Before inserting an SD memory card, slide the write-protect switch to the