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I'm having problems downloading my photos to my computer. the message said communication error. Thank you


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AS I have said a number of times, use a card reader, they are inexpensive to buy, and are easy to use, can be recognized by all newer operating systems as a mass storage device.
Try using a separate card reader to download your pictures to a folder you create on your desktop.
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