Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

How do i get pictures from camera to pc i have never done this before?

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Depending on the digital camera you have, it should be possible to get the pictures to the computer by one or two ways.

The first method is to transfer them with a cable connected between the computer and the camera. Many times, this is a usb cable with a standard usb connector on one end for the computer and one of many other styles designed to connect to the camera. This cable may have been included with the camera. If not, you'll have to buy the cable instead. There are many types of usb cable connectors, so be sure to bring the camera with you so that you get on that fits. This method will probably require drivers included with / downloaded from manufacturer of the camera.

Additionally, your camera *probably* has a removable memory memory card (but may not) which you could insert into a memory card reader that connects to your computer. This method can be faster than a transfer directly from the camera and doesn't require that the camera be on to do so. Memory card readers can be purchased for as little as $10 and up. There are several types of memory cards, so bring the memory card or the entire camera with you when selecting a memory card reader for purchase. This method shouldn't require any software unless the reader is a multiple type reader - and would be included in the package.

If you need more specific help, provide the camera name & model along with your computer's operating system (Windows XP, Vista, 7, Mac, etc.)

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