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To format a memory card using the camera, follow the steps below.
WARNING: There is a risk of data loss. Formatting the memory card will permanently delete all data stored on it.
NOTE: If the memory card has a Lock switch, make sure it is not in the Lock position as shown in the image below.
- Insert the memory card into the camera.
- Turn on the camera.
- Press the MENU button.
- Use the control buttons to select SETTINGS or Setup.
- Select MEMORY CARD TOOL.
- Select FORMAT.