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Old 03-29-2011, 06:40 PM   #1
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Alternative ways to turn off write protection my SD card!


The lock on the card broke off and I tried using tape in that groove, but is too thick for my camcorder. I navigated /media > Context Menu > Properties > Permissions tab > File access, and chose Read and write, but this didn't allow my camcorder to record with the card. Unless there's a way to unlock it with software, I'll try switching the insides with the casing of another. I just want to know what is the best type of SD card or Mini SD adpter to do the trick, i.e. what has the best lock.
 
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If you can move the switch with a pin or other tool, then put a very small bit of superglue to keep it from moving. When I say a little bit I mean a very small amount. That stuff creeps.

That switch is a real switch and breaks a wire. You can't program around it.

I doubt there is a great one. The usual bigger name brands may be slightly better. The ones marketed to professional's may be better.

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