Installing and removing the SD card on the EOS 77D
Article ID: ART174084 | Date published: 04/26/2019 | Date last updated: 04/26/2019


Installing and removing the SD card on the EOS 77D


You can can use an SD, SDHC, or SDXC memory card (sold separately) with the camera. SDHC or SDXC memory cards with UHS-I can also be used. The captured images are recorded onto the card.

 Make sure the card's write-protect switch is set upward to enable writing/erasing.

Installing the card

1. Open the cover.

  • Slide the cover as shown by the arrows to open it.

2. Insert the card.

  • As shown by the illustration, face the card's label side toward you and insert it until it clicks in place.

3. Close the cover.

  • Close the cover and slide it in the direction shown by the arrows until it snaps shut.
  • When you set the power switch to <ON>, the number of possible shots will be displayed on the LCD monitor.

Removing the card

1. Open the cover.

  • Set the power switch to <OFF>.
  • Make sure that the access lamp is off, then open the cover.
  • If [Recording...] is displayed, close the cover.

2. Remove the card.

  • Gently push in the card, then let it go to eject.
  • Pull the card straight out., then close the cover.
  • When the access lamp is lit or blinking, it indicates that images are being written to, read from, or erased from the card, or data is being transferred. Do not open the card slot cover during this time. Also, never do any of the following while the access lamp is lit or blinking. Otherwise, it can damage the image data, card, or camera.
    • ​Removing the card.
    • Removing the battery.
    • Shaking or banging the camera around.
    • Unplugging and connecting a power cord (when household power outlet accessories (sold separately) are used).