Nikon COOLPIX L23 User Manual

Format Memory Format Card

Format Memory Format Card

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Setup Menu

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c Came

ra Setup

Format Memory/Format Card

Use this option to format the internal memory or a memory card.

Formatting the internal memory or memory cards permanently deletes all 
data. Deleted images cannot be restored. Be sure to transfer important 
images to a computer before formatting.

Formatting Internal Memory

To format the internal memory, remove the memory 
card from the camera.

The Format memory option appears in the setup 
menu.

Formatting a Memory Card

When the memory card is inserted in the camera, the 
Format card option appears in the setup menu.

d button M z (setup menu) (A 92) M Format memory/Format card

Format memory

No

Format

All images will 

be deleted! OK?

No

Format card

Format

All images will 

be deleted! OK?

B

Formatting Internal Memory and Memory Cards

• Do not turn the camera off or open the battery-chamber/memory card slot cover during 

formatting.

• The first time you insert the memory cards used in other devices into this camera, be sure to 

format them using this camera.