Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

I've just bought a vistaquest FS-501 Scanner. I don't have an sd card for it. I've plugged it into my xp pc (using the usb cable supplied) after installing the driver. Now the led light comes on when I open the cover but when I insert some film into the scanner no image is displayed on the screen. Does it have to have an sd card in it to make it work?the screen does work when it's first turned on but then goes off and it does matter which buttons I press it won't display the images???


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Tweak the USB cable at the back socket of the box...there's a certain point where the cable will actually work and then you will have an image on the screen...sort of not quite completely fully in to the socket.

you're meant to be able to see an image on the screen and it's a manufacturing fault I think. good luck!
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If you are using a usb it will not generate enough power to run the unit. try using the usb power plug that ships with the unit. this solved my problem
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