Formatting (initialization) of "Memory
This deletes all the data recorded on a "Memory Stick." When formatting
on this unit, be sure to use the supplied "Memory Stick Formatter"
software program, following the procedures outlined below. Operation on
a Handycam or other "Memory Stick" compatible products is not
guaranteed for a "Memory Stick" formatted on a computer without the use
of the "Memory Stick Formatter" software program.
You can download the "Memory Stick Formatter" at the following Web
For the details on how to use the "Memory Stick Formatter", refer to the
manual supplied with the "Memory Stick Formatter."
If you format a "Memory Stick" that contains recorded data, the already
recorded data will be deleted. Be careful not to inadvertently delete important
Insert a "Memory Stick" into this unit, and install to your
Start "Memory Stick Formatter."
After confirming that the drive is selected on which the
"Memory Stick" is recognized to have been mounted, click
[Start formatting]. Formatting begins.
Do not remove this unit from the computer while formatting the "Memory
Stick". The data on the "Memory Stick" may be damaged.