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Posts: 4
Registered: ‎01-04-2016

Clear all camera settings - busy please wait

I keep getting the message "busy please wait" when I try to clear all camera settings

Frequent Contributor
Posts: 81
Registered: ‎10-21-2016

Re: Clear all camera settings - busy please wait

Remove the battery, leave it for ten minutes, refit it and try again.

New Contributor
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Registered: ‎01-04-2016

Re: Clear all camera settings - busy please wait

Hi, 

Thank you for the reply. I have tried this a few times without success. Thank you for your help, though. Kind regards, Karyn

Frequent Contributor
Posts: 81
Registered: ‎10-21-2016

Re: Clear all camera settings - busy please wait

I don't know which camera you have but if it is one with a removable clock battery then remove that as well.

 

If the clock battery is not removable then take the main battery out and leave it out for a few days, before refitting it remove the lens and the memory card

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Registered: ‎08-13-2015

Re: Clear all camera settings - busy please wait

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Your memory card is probably bad.

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Posts: 152
Registered: ‎09-29-2015

Re: Clear all camera settings - busy please wait

Are you using a micro-SD card ?

New Contributor
Posts: 4
Registered: ‎01-04-2016

Re: Clear all camera settings - busy please wait

Hi

 

Thank you for the responses. The camera is a 70d. I have tried changing the SD cards and lenses and I have taken out the battery. I am on holidays for the next couple of weeks. So, as it is still working and this is my only camera, I will take the advice to remove the battery, lens and SD card after my return. Hopefully, that will work. 

 

Thank you all again and have a great day.


Kind regards

 

Karyn

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