Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

Hello, Since today I can't transfer my pictures from my compact Canon Ixus 100 IS camera to my computer due to a "connection error". I transfered yesterday without problems. What can I do to resolve this issue? I need my pictures urgently; they are for my book. Thank you, Marie-Claire Hermans


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Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012

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 than connecting the camera to the computer, and won't run down your camera's batteries.

Once the card is plugged in, it will appear to your computer as a removable drive. You can use the operating system's drag&drop facility to copy pictures from the card to the computer's hard drive. Or you can use any photo cataloging program.
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