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Camera is not communicating with computer.
\015 I am trying to download photos from my camera to computer and having no luck. I have been able to download previous to this. I have the camera set on Playback (the little blue arrow pointing right) and the power is on. But all I can do is view the current photo. \015\012\015\012I have tried going to Start and Canon Utilities...camera window...Powershot..as instructed in the manual. Nothing happens.\015\012\015\012Batteries are new. I just bought a Port hub and it's working fine.\015\012\015\012Hope someone can help. Thank you.\015
Buy an inexpensive card reader to download your pictures to a folder you create on your desktop.
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I had downloaded pics on my computer few days back but today suddenly my camera,canon powershot sx100 is not talking to the computer...both of them are only months old ...on the screen of the camera comes a message "communication error " as soon as i press the play back button on the camera.... the computer does not show the presence of the camera thru USb
Check that you have the correct driver installed for your operating system. You can download it from Canon ... Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera
Communication Error When I attach the camera to the computer. The screen on the camera says !Communication Error Me too - I attach the camera to the USB cable and on the camera, it reads: "Communication Error". It worked fine before, now all of a sudden, it won't upload my pictures!
Try connecting the camera to another computer. Is the camera reading the same error? If not, it's a computer issue.\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012If the camera is reading the same error, see if there's a way to restore camera back to the facto ... Fuji FinePix S5100 Digital Camera
Communication error I was in process of downloading pics from my camera to the computer and had to put in a different memory disk into the computer. I have downloaded pics from this dis disk before but now all I get ia a message that says "Communication error" on the camera screen. the battery has a full charge, i have tried taking it out and putting it back in, removed the battery and put it back in. I even tried a brand new cable!! Any one can help!!! thanks kim
Try NOT connecting your camera to your computer.The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer or conne ... Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS Digital Camera
Communication Error My 2-year-old Canon A560 suddenly cannot load photos onto my computer. I've tried 3 different USB Cables 2wo different ports and 3 different computers. It won't open up on any of them. The camera is not detected and it shows up on my camera "communication error"
Fully concur with Obertelli's solution. Here's a little more info on the external card reader method to download photos. ... Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera
Canon sd450 won't automatically load pics from camera to computer suddenly. have to do it manually which is more time consuming. what could be wrong? usually camera screen goes grey and asks about transferring pictures. now although it communicates with the computer, it does not offer any on camera options nor does the image transfer button work.
Try using a separate card reader to download your pictures to a folder you create on your desktop. ... Digital Cameras
I cannot get my computer and EOS 30D to communicate. I have insralled the solutions disc, plug my camera into the computer, turn the camera on and nothing happens.
Start using a card reader. ... Canon EOS 30D Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens
Communication error with camera and computer Fuji FinePix A350. Cannot download pictures from camera to computer.
Hi,I highly recommend that you instead consider using a card reader to move the photos or videos to your computer. C ... Fuji FinePix A350 Digital Camera
I'm trying to download photos from the comera onto my computer. The USB cable is connected. I changed "communication" on the camera to PC connection (which made the "busy" flashing disappear). But I still can't download. ZoomBrowser cannot detect the camera and EOS Utility won't even pop up anymore. Before changing communications it would pop up but would only offer the option to manage folders, not to download.
The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer or connected via USB or FireWire). This is likely to be faster t ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera
I have a Fuji Finepix S1500 and I loaded the software on my computer, but when I plug the camera in, the camera reads "Communications error" and the computer soft ware read "I/O error occurred. Process aborted" Can anyone help with this?
Use a card reader to download your pics to a folder you create on your desktop. ... Fuji Finepix F50FD Digital Camera
Communication error When i connect my Fuji Z100fd to the computer with the USB lead i get a blank white screen with just a USB icon in the top left corner then after waiting a while it gives a red exclamation mark and says communication error. i think something went wrong when i accidentally clicked something when i was in the middle of deleting photos from the camera whilst still plugged into the computer
Sounds like you have corrupted or possibly deleted a Fine Pix Viewer driver software file.Suggest you uninstall and reinstall Fine Pix Viewer.Before you start you might want to create a backup folder on your C drive and put co ... Fuji FinePix Z100fd Digital Camera
I got a new mac and I tried to download the pictures from my canon SD360 camera, like a used to do in my old computer mac as well, I download the software Kodak EasyShare that I used in my old computer, but at the time I connect it, it says communication error, I don't understand why, and I wish I could get some help, because I need some of the pictures in my camera, please help me as soon as possible!
The old software may not be compatible with the new operating system in your new mac. You could always use a separate card reader to download your pics...works without special software. ... Digital Cameras
"Communication Error" When I plug my camera into my computer, the camera viewing screen says "communication error" and I can't download my pictures. Never has happened before.
Try NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the c ... Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS Digital Camera
I have a FujiS8000fd FinePix camera. I always was able to download photos until yesterday when the camera read Communication error. I am wondering if the software within my computer "erased" due to no fault of mine (so far as i can tell) 'when i added a Lexmark printer a few days ago? Also, i do not have a CD ROM to reload (I cannot find where I put it) the Fuji software if there ever was any on my computer.
Happens to everyone. Time to start using a card reader instead of the camera. ... Fuji FinePix S1000FD Digital Camera
I have plugged my camera into my computer but my computer isn't communicating with my camera.
Get a memory card reader for your type of card and bypass the camera by downloading straight from the card reader to computer ... Digital Cameras
I have a communication error on the camera screen when I connect to my computer. I tested the cables, and connected the camera to the easyshare printer and all are fine. The easyshare software recognizes the camera but the camera won't let it see the pictures. What do I do?
Try NOT connecting your camera to your computer. The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer or ... Fuji FinePix A350 Digital Camera
Camera is NOT communicating with computer
If your computer came with Vista preloaded, please try this:From Control Panel, create a new user with admin priviledgesLog off. Log on as that new user.Reinstall the program as the new userThis\015\012works with ... Canon PowerShot A460 Digital Camera
Can not download pictures on computer- "Communication error" showing on camera display window; camera chip 2GB with 4100 pictures. Tried using another 2GB chip with less than 100 pictures in it without any problem. My camera was a cannon Power shot SD800 IS digital ELPH
Start deleting pictures base on how good they are, importance and priority. Then by trial and error delete 50 pictures, download; 100 ... 200. Finally it download ... after 10-15 seconds wait. Total pictures deleted 1700 out of 4200. So there is a li ... Digital Cameras
Camera takes pictures, i can review pictures on camera - but when I try to download, it freezes and the computer cant communicate with the camera - i cannot get the pictures off the camera/CF card - I have tried the typical - take out battery, take out CF card...any other ideas or solutions?
Use a card reader to download the pics. ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
All of a sudden usb and camera won't communicate with computer-can't download pictures from camera. Tryed to locate camera on Device Manager-no luck! How can this happen overnight?
Hi, \015\012\015\012check The camera is in the "view" mode instead of the "shoot" mode, \015\012turn the power on, connect the cable, and launch the correct software on the PC.\015\012\015\012You should be good.Hop ... Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z6 Digital Camera
My Canon PC1474 camera has started showing 'Communication error' when trying to connect via USB cable to my computer to download photos.
... Digital Cameras
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I think that Canon has an update, there are differences between Panther (10.3) and Leopard (10.5) Check here at ... Canon EOS-5D Digital Camera
Camera not communicating with computer
First of all; to all users.You do not need to purchase any software at all.If you run XP you might not need the usb driver for your camera either.If you run Vista, then older cameras have a (USB) driver problem with th ... Fuji FinePix F650 Digital Camera
Camera is not communicating with computer.
Buy an inexpensive card reader to download your pictures to a folder you create on your desktop. ... Digital Cameras
Camera will not communicate with computer - Canon PowerShot A460 Digital Camera
Use a card reader to download your pictures to a folder you create on your desktop. ... Canon PowerShot A460 Digital Camera
Communication Error I'm getting "Communication Error" message when I try to download photos from my camera to my computer. The problem takes place only when a particular memory card is used.
Try either a card reader (rather than connecting your camera to the computer) or try erasing photos. it seems that it happend when the card is too full. i had the problem and had to go under 3000 photos and then it worked.\015\012\015\012 ... Canon Digital Cameras