Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?
I have a GE 8.0 megapixel camera E840s. Have always been able to download pictures onto computer with no problems. Now after connecting to computer, my camera says "connecting" but doesn't do anything. Then I get a message about options and if I pick "import photos" it will then begin to import ALL photos which are already on the computer rather than the most current. We deleted many photos to make room, thinking this would help.
What's my problem? Thanks.
Your problem stems from the changes Windows makes to the registry every time it downloads updates. Pros avoid this very common problem by using a separate card reader...you should too.\012
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I have a GE 8.0 megapixel camera E840s. Have always been able to download pictures onto computer with no problems. Now after connecting to computer, my camera says "connecting" but doesn't do anything. Then I get a message about options and if I pick "import photos" it will then begin to import ALL photos which are already on the computer rather than the most current. We deleted many photos to make room, thinking this would help. What's my problem? Thanks.
Your problem stems from the changes Windows makes to the registry every time it downloads updates. Pros avoid this very common problem by using a separate card reader...you should too.\012 ... Digital Cameras
When I connect the Samsung s860 digital camera to my Macbook Pro the computer does not connect/recognize it. I tried opening the Window's drive portion of my macbook and still no recognition of the camera. I also opened I photo to try to import-- can't find the camera. I installed the Samsung software on the Windows side of my mac, opened the software, but still the software cannot find the camera. It acts as though the camera is not even connecting to the computer... but the cable is good and t
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I have a new Canon PowerShot SX130 IS digital camera. I have my first four pictures on the camera. I have installed the camera software on an IBM ThinkPad T61. When I try to connect to move photos to my computer, I get the message "Failed to import images." I have disconnected all USB cables except for the camera one, and then rebooted.
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I have a panasonic lumix DMC-LZ7 and never had this problem before but when i hooked the camera up to my computer to import the photos it always said connecting with an arrow on a wavy line and now it says connecting to pc and above that it says it is in usb mode and i have no idea what usb mode is. Thanks
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I have a panasonic lumix DMC-LZ7 and never had this problem before but when i hooked the camera up to my computer to import the photos it always said connecting with an arrow on a wavy line and now it says connecting to pc and above that it says it is in USB mode and i have no idea what usb mode is. thanks
It just means that you have the camera connected to the computer with a USB cord. ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ7 Digital Camera
Today when i connected my camera to my computer i thought of copying pictures from my pc to my camera. I opened 'My Computer' and opened the folder of my camera. There I pasted one of my photos. While copying they said that it might not open or not be copied, but still i continued. When I disconnected my camera and opened it, I saw the photo i had copied there(in the camera). After that I thought of copying more pictures into the camera. Again I connected it to my pc. This tie again that message
If all the pictures you copied were originally taken with this camera, then it is certainly because you modified this particular image - renamed it or a rotation from portrait to landscape.....If this is not a picture taken by this camera ... Digital Cameras
I have a Canon A700 powershot. For some reason the camera is not automatically downloading the photos to my computer. I have reinstalled the software to the computer but when I connect the camera to the computer the blue light on the camera denoting download capability no longer comes on and the computer whilst sound prompting the connection does not appear to be recognising/connecting the camera to the computer. This is a recent problem. Is it likely to be a fault with the camera, computer
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After using my Finepix x700 for a couple of years to download photos onto my computer, for some reason I cannot now do so. Two weeks ago at a friends, I tried to connect her usb port to my camera to download photos on her computer but it came up with the message incorrect usb. On coming home and connecting my usb port as usual, the camera gave a message on the camera screen which said ''usb'' and then lit up in green ''pc camera'' and the usual instructions for downloading did not come up on my
Assuming your camera is in perfect condition. remember that cameras come up with its own driver. your camera attatched to your friend's computer analyses only as plug and play feature. Always use card reader even to your computer by removing your mem ... Digital Cameras
I have a Panasonic DMC-T25 digital camera...and I cannot download any photos from the same on Windows 7. I have previously had no problem with Windows XP ... at all! I have tried putting the Memory card into computer, no luck. I have tried using the usual cord to connect camera to computer (same method as the W XP) ...no luck. I have tried connecting the above and switching camera on to viewing photos mode....no luck! So....suggestions please! When I say no luck I mean absolutely nothing s
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There is no software for the computer to recognize and it will not download to your computer automatically. This is what you do:\015\012After connecting the usb cable from the camera to your computer, go into my computer and look for the drive, it wi ... Vtech Kidizoom Digital Camera
USB connection The computer cannot access the Memory Stick® media in the camera when connected with the USB cable. I connect the camera to my computer using the USB, then after 10 seconds its says there is no device connected to the computer, and then it gives me option to cancel, retry, or continue but it usually connects automatically itself again. The only problem is that I can't do anything with pictures can't copy, delete, or view them. I'ce already tried to delete and reinstall the driver.
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