Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

I am not sure if i was successful in the free down load and also i am not sure how far i have to put the reader card from my camera in to the slot



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Depends on the Reader. Each are different. Some will click, some with insert without a click.
The rule of thumb is not to force it. If you find yourself using force then you are probably not
inserting it correctly which can damage your card and the reader. Once inserted correctly
the reader should automatically begin to recognize that there are pictures to upload (if there
are pictures or data on the Memory Card). Not sure if that was your question or not.
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