Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

There's no slot in my computer where the camera can plug!!



Answers :

All cameras use a USB cable these days and all computers have USB ports.

Use the USB cable that came with the camera and plug it to the computer. The connectors are so designed that you can not make a wrong connection unless you force it.

And if need be, install the CD that came with the camera for camera drivers.
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