Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

I was trying to copy some videos from my new Panasonic Lumix FZ28 to my laptop for the first time, using usb mode. I was able to view the videos on the camera & on the laptop & copied a couple of still images, but when I tried to copy one of the quicktime files it said there was an error as it could not read the file. After that I have not been able even to turn off the camera - it seems to have frozen & removing the usb & plugging it back into the pc just says the equipment has malfunctioned. I


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I was trying to copy some videos from my new Panasonic Lumix FZ28 to my laptop for the first time, using usb mode. I was able to view the videos on the camera & on the laptop & copied a couple of still images, but when I tried to copy one of the quicktime files it said there was an error as it could not read the file. After that I have not been able even to turn off the camera - it seems to have frozen & removing the usb & plugging it back into the pc just says the equipment has malfunctioned. I


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My Dell laptop running Vista will not recognize my camera (Samsung BL103). The USB port works fine for other things, just not when connected to the camera. The camera screen also turns dark when connected to the computer, but works fine when disconnected. I can take pictures when connected to the laptop, but the screen is still dark.


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When i try to download my images the camera just turns off. It works in all three settings, (photo, video, review) as long as the usb is not connected, and it works in photo and video with the usb connected, but as soon as i switch to view with the usb plugged in it powers down. This just started out of the blue.


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Use a card reader to download your pictures to a folder you create on your desktop. ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera

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Help 1st problem is that my videos dont have sound how do i turn or the sound and will i be able to hear the sound on the videos i already recorded, 2nd is every time i turn my camera on it keep asking for the time and date how can i get it to store the date for good


Hey hun ok our camera type dosent have a speaker when you downloa d the movies they will have sound so dont fret ... Polaroid PhotoMax PDC 4055 Digital Camera

My kodak M1063 digital camera was working great with no problem, my husband started useing it but the batterie was low and needed charging he didnt want to wait so he took out the batterie and put a batterie from a used kodak that we nolonger had but kept the batterie. when he put it he turned it on took a couple of picture and the pluged the usb cord to the laptop to trasfer the pictures to the computer and then the camera completely shut off and nolonger turned on we tryed pluging in to charge


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Camera off!!! had camera pluged in to the usb and unpluged it with it turned on. How do i get it to turn off and be able to use it again? it is not doing anything???


Hi there. Try this:\015\012Remove the batteries and any card you may be using. Leave them out for 5 minutes and replace them and the card, then turn the camera on. This should work. \015\012\015\012Rob ... Canon Digital Cameras

1st problem is that my videos dont have sound how do i turn or the sound and will i be able to hear the sound on the videos i already recorded, 2nd is every time i turn my camera on it keep asking for the time and date how can i get it to store the date for good


U nid 2 RETURN UR CAM TO D STORE,wen u bought that.......... ... Polaroid PhotoMax PDC 4055 Digital Camera

I have a Kodak Easy Share M1063 Digital Camera and when I connect the camera to the USB port of my laptop computer, it no longer recognizes the new hardware device and I am unable to upload pictures. I used to be able to do this. I tried plugging the camera in to a home computer and this also did not work. When I plug the camera into these computers a green light goes on on the camera but the device is not recognized and I am unable to upload photos.


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