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PowerShot A530: When I connect my camera to my laptop the Canon program no longer automatically begins to walk me through the process of downloading my pictures. It has worked fine for 2 years till tonight. How can I solve this problem?

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Try to reinstall the software.it is because, like ACDSee, it also has function to grab(capture) the photos when u connect to ur laptop.usually to make sure it is functional,its icon is located at bottom-right at the same row of your clock.maybe u disable it.try find that program first and enable it back b4 u reinstall it.good luck...
Does it see the camera though ? It should come up as a removable storage at least. Try turning autoplay on. Maybe the cable or socket is worn out.Hope any of these help.
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