No formatting of a Memory Stick PRO will allow it to be used in your camera.For more information concerning various memory card standards, refer to my "Types of Memory Cards" article. With the suggestions above, I downloaded the PC Inspector (for free) and saved all my photographs. anna Sat, 22 Oct 2005 13:40:35 -0700 Obviously Sony made it again. Please do, i will be grateful for it. http://phabletkeyboards.com/memory-stick/sony-digital-camera-format-error-c-13-01.php
Did nothing except for an I'm sorry and that they could send the stick for service (it's already fried, I know it). I have a f717 and use a 1 GB Memory stick pro. Janae S Thu, 02 Nov 2006 13:39:42 -0800 On my first week of my H5 + 2GB MS Duo stick I got the C13:01 error and I can assure it was Im takig it back to the shop and getting a different brand. https://community.sony.com/t5/Cybershot-Cameras/Error-C-13-01/td-p/7625
Kevin Mon, 03 Jul 2006 22:39:52 -0700 I got this problem when i tried a new 1gb card.Thought the camera had failed as the same thing happened when i tried any I will try to fix that with the hardware consultant now. Bad news is that i dont know about how to recover the M stick data. 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
Palku Mon, 11 Sep 2006 13:54:15 -0700 I've had the same strange C 13.01 Format Error too. collod Wed, 29 Nov 2006 10:15:55 -0800 I have a (uk) W12 camera.On holiday I developed the format error.My problems are.a Sandisk 512mb card works fine.the Sony Duo pro (with adaptor) I have Sony DSC-75. Sony Support But at least you dont have to junk you Camera or M Stick.
If the issue occurs with other memory cards, then the camera may require service. Well...it also helps that I bought a four year warranty with it too! Here's how:1. The camera I used in Europe did not take anything over 128 megs (f707) so I erased everything on the 1 GB stick and used it for xfer via USB only.
Did not try any other sticks 'till now, will try that tomorrow. The 'C:13:01' error should automatically disappear. Reinsert The Memory Card Sony Cybershot I cannot find a regular old memory stick to test this theory so who knows. Sony Dsc-f707 Memory Stick Error SO its basically had it.
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. More about the author Since my camera is already 5 years old, one of the first 3.2 meg, I just started to take it apart. I had to create an archive of the DCIM folder in order to copy the files off onto my computer...but it worked and I have my photos. Szczur Thu, 29 Dec 2005 04:07:44 -0800 Why Sony doesn't publish the problem and offers a real answer for this problem, is very bad to be dealing whit this problem! 13:01 Time
turn maybe to video mode. Now it gives me a very dark messy pictures. Because of this the fixes that I provide attempt to fix a possible contact issue. http://phabletkeyboards.com/memory-stick/sony-camera-c-13-01-error.php The standart format in windows is using 512b clusters on a chip with these sizes.Dr.
After I did it my camera works properly again. Now test it. The disk is still giving me the error though and I cannot use it.
Sparkymc Thu, 06 Jul 2006 01:22:56 -0700 COME ON PEOPLE! But within 3 months and just after one use, i got setback as the atick is showing error C:13:01 continuously. Fix One: Find yourself a pencil with an eraser at the end. Here's what I found.
Have you tried to use Sony's formatting software to fix up the memory stick?Get a compatible card reader for your computer, and then install the correct software from Sony's site:Memory Stick If there is content saved on the media card, make sure it is backed up on a computer before formatting. 2-2. I couldn't format the card in my comp, so i did it using the computer.Everything works now...but I am not buying a sony anymore. news Robin Sat, 26 Nov 2005 10:58:26 -0800 DSC f717 with the C:13:01 Memory stick error problem.
Cannot reformat memorystick. Baso Fri, 24 Mar 2006 11:05:14 -0800 I've owned a Sony F717 for three years now and it has performed flawlessly in that time. There's no way in hell that the memory stick or camera is broken. I lost pictures but got it working again as follows.Put memory stick in my sony Clie PDA and used MS import application to use Memory stick as removeable disk.Accessed this 'disk'