3. INPUT AND OUTPUT OF DATA
Before a file can be saved to a memory card, the memory card must be
Formatting a memory card
1 Press the rightmost soft key (continuous menu key) on the ALL
IO screen, described in Section 3.3.1.
2 Press soft key
3 Place the Power Mate i in the emergency stop state.
4 When a memory card is inserted, the state of the memory card is
displayed as shown below.
S 0 T0000
EDIT **** - - EMG- - 12: 15: 00
[FORMAT] [ SAVE ] [ ] [DELETE] [ ]
READ/PUNCH(M–CARD) O1234 N12345
256K byte 2. 000M byte S- RAM
File ( 1/ 1)
SRAM256A. FDB 262144 byte 97/ 01/ 23
Select : All data
5 Press soft key [FORMAT].
6 A message prompting the user to confirm the operation is displayed.
Press soft key
[EXEC] to execute the formatting operation.
7 As formatting is being performed, the message “FORMATTING”
8 Upon the completion of formatting, the message “COMPLETED” is
displayed in the message field.
Memory card formatting