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XD card seems to have damaged card slot, won't boot anymore

\015 My son inserted Fuji xD Picture card into the card slot in my Toshiba Satellite A105. It ejected fine, but the laptop will not boot anymore. Problem displayed about loose cable sometimes. Any ideas what could have happened? Thanks, Tim\015

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I accidently inserted my xD card into my Fuji Finepix s5000 and i bent all the things inside to get it out... it is possible to replace to slot, or get it fixed? Please someone help
That model has a 5-in-1 card reader that does include the xD cards, so it shouldn't have caused too much strife... I'm wondering if the card was either inserted upside down or at a slight angle enough to cause a couple of the contacts to be bent. It's possible that is causing a false reading for an inserted card in the reader. I'd try to get into the BIOS at power-on and reset the boot order to be hard drive FIRST. It almost sounds like the machine is trying to boot off of a card that really isn't there instead of the HD.
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