MS-1: Formatting a Memory Card

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Formatting a Memory Card is the process of preparing the PCMCIA to receive data.

To format a PCMCIA card perform the following procedure:

1) With the power OFF, insert the card into the card slot, and turn the power on.

2) Press the EDIT UTILITY button. Use the +/- buttons to display "C. Format?:2 BUF."

3) Press the REC/YES button to initiate the formatting procedure. The display will read: "Formatting."

4) When the card is formatted, the display will read "Completed." The normal display will return automatically.