Is provided by Sony Europe. I can't believe all of these differen't camera models coming up with the same error code and Sony doesn't know what it means. An Optional Fix: If doing it over and over again didnt help, hold the camera in one hand and gently tap it on the other hand repeatedly (like a hammering fashion). I can only assume that there is no fix. http://phabletkeyboards.com/memory-stick/sony-camera-c-13-01-error.php
I recommend that you try the card in a memory card reader (you can buy one for very cheap) before attempting the fix in order to get your pictures off first. I have a Sony DSC P72with lexar 128mb ms and of course the 16mb sony ms. 16mb ms works fine, lexar 128mb gives c:13:01 code over & over again, my cardreader Having other problems with your computer? It's not like the cameras of yesteryear that were primarily mechanical. This Site
NayNay Sun, 08 Oct 2006 06:57:12 -0700 Same C:13:01 format error problem here. If you've confirmed the correct media type is being used, then there are other things to consider. 2-1. Connect your camera via usb to your computer and switch on your camera now. Finally, I just played with the lock switch locking and unlocking.
Make your own badge here. Fix Two: We will try to make sure that there is a proper connection between the contacts on the memory card and the camera. The problem has been tracked down to the camera and not any of my mem sticks. Sony Support SDXC cards have a capacity between 32GB and 2TB.
Inserting the card for serveral time, no way....will see what to do next. Sony Memory Stick Error The camera I bought is only three years old, cost $1500, if you add all the accessories, and now belongs in a museum. Faye Fri, 26 Aug 2005 16:36:01 -0700 I have DSC-P41 camra and I had the same C13:01 format error message. https://community.sony.co.uk/t5/cyber-shot-compact-cameras/c-13-01-error/td-p/174613 In case you haven't already tried, I would refer this to Sony Support by following the link below.
When I try it just displays the error, further proof the memory card interface is the problem.8) Anything people suggested above that could possibly help didn't - I think I covered great!!! ...so I brought back the Memorystick duo card and it was replaced with a 1GB Pro Memorystick, so far so good ... Both 'sides' A and B now both work, problem solvedAnother 128MB stick works fine so assume this error is caused by paul Thu, 20 Apr 2006 08:57:15 -0700 If the problem and this is what I did to fix it.
SON Tue, 5 Jul 2005 13:56:53 -0700 I have a Sony Cybershot 3.2 and I got a C13:01 while using a Lexar 64mb memory stick. https://www.dpreview.com/forums/post/31545144 jonathan Fri, 2 Dec 2005 10:39:29 -0800 I'm having the same C13:01 error on my 5.1mp sony cyber-shot with a san disk 512 memory stick. Reinsert The Memory Card Sony Cybershot Do this until you get all the gold contacts nice and clean. 13:01 Time Everybody's stuff breaks sooner or later!
rizzoMon, 11 Jun 2007 07:20:19 -0700 I have a sony cybershot W50- I got the error 'Reinsert the Memory Stick' with a flashing C13:01. http://phabletkeyboards.com/memory-stick/sony-digital-camera-format-error-c-13-01.php Then the price in Bestbuy was $999. turn maybe to video mode. Saurabh Wed, 14 Dec 2005 19:31:02 -0800 I have had the same problem with a very new 1gb memory stick pro after one proper use.After investigation and trying to get it Sony Dsc-f707 Memory Stick Error
Befor this procedure I got mad for several hours trying everything to get rid of C:13:01. I don't see manyhappy faces here. If it's not sunny, or very well lit, it's almost impossible to take a shot that doesn't require some photoshoping later. http://phabletkeyboards.com/memory-stick/sony-camera-format-error-c-13-01.php Please let me know what all are the options I need to try to fix the problem.
Slowly release the memory stick, you should feel/hear a click that the memory stick is in place. 6. Here is why. The One More Last Trick: When all other trix and fix are exhausted and no solution is in sight--apply the e-bay trick.
Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? We should force Sony to correct their bugs for free. This should restore contact. Nilson Dias Fri, 03 Nov 2006 16:12:16 -0800 I had the same problem in my Sony Memory Stick 128Mb...
We should force Sony to correct their bugs for free. I paid $610 for this camera on ebay and did not expect it to break down in 3 years. In fact I will throw it out if I ever get the pictures off there because now I don't trust it.Side A is not recognized on my PC card reader.... More about the author sibylle Fri, 15 Sep 2006 04:04:11 -0700 Hello everyone, I have an DSC-F717 Sony and i was getting the error C:13:01 with a new Lexar 1Gig Pro Duo Memory stick.
Is not available in the US Sony Site.This I'm telling you was not from the mouth of any service attendant at Sony. It worked for 2 years, now the Memory stick error has come about. I saw thousands of people with this exact same problem, not a single response from Sony. Could you help me please?
Although Memory Stick Duo and Memory Stick PRO Duo are the same size, older cameras that use Memory Stick Duo may not support the higher capacity Memory Stick PRO Duo. Format the strip in your camera with the setup option. one of her fixes worked for me. Collin Tue, 23 May 2006 19:08:31 -0700 I have a FDMavica 2X floppy disc camera.
Tell me the resultes. Charles MoodySat, 22 Sep 2007 02:43:20 +0000 SOLUTION:Hi I have a PSC-P52. But still, can they offer something like H5 for just under 500€? Anyone able to help me with this?Thanks Tyrant Thu, 15 Dec 2005 08:12:36 -0800 I have a Cybershot DSC S30.
Good luck everyone Franklin Mon, 18 Sep 2006 18:05:33 -0700 My Sony camera had the same error as everyone else, C:13:01 and I was using the memory stick I bought with it has beaten your camera in a table a 2 or 3 times. Thankx a lot Reply Re: SONY C:13:01 ERROR raul rodriguez Posted Aug 14, 2010 My friend, you are the best in the C:13:01 problem, I follow your instructions and all is Digital cameras are inherently prone to problems as time goes by.
Michele Toniato Michele Toniato Wed, 8 Jun 2005 14:28:35 -0700 I too am having the error message C:13:01 on my DSC W5 Cyber Shot. Any suggestions to rescue the faulty stick is much appreciated. I've tried all these tips above but none of them helps.