>I have an old small CF card for my "master" >settings files. > >I also keep a copy of the settings file on the card(s) I use >for images. Before formatting I load the settings from the >card into the camera; this overwrites any temporary changes I >may have made during the previous shooting sessions. After >formatting the card I immediately save the settings. > >This strategy gives me 2 levels of backup and always allows me >to get back to my "master" settings. That's a great strategy. Thanks!