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The camera is not recognized as an external disk when connected via the usb cable to my laptop


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WILL THE REBEL 300D DOWN LOAD VIA IT'S USB CABLE TO MY COMPUTER WITH VISTA AS MY OS? I CAN ONLY USE AN EXTERNAL USB CARD READER TO GET MY PICTURES. CANNON'S SITE DOES NOT OFFER DRIVERS FOR VISTA 32 OR 64 BIT. SOME SITES CLAIM TO UPDATE ALL DRIVERS, BUT FOR A FEE. MY COMPUTER RECOGNIZES THE CAMERA AS NEW HARDWARE BUT EVEN WITH THE DISK WITH TWAIN AND WIA DRIVERS 5.2.1 IT TELLS ME THERE ARE NO DRIVERS ON THE DISK. THANKS, MICHAEL


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I am having problems with my USB connection between my camera, a Fuji FinePix E550 & my laptop. It has worked beautifully up until a few months ago, then occasionally I'd get a message that the device was not recognized....if I turned the camera off & on a few times, the computer would open it. Today, I've been trying all day to download some pics, have turned the camera on & off, tried the USB cable in all 4 USB ports on the laptop and it won't open it at all. I have Windows Vista and my com


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The CF card in the wife's S9500 has ceased to be read via the USB cable in both Windows XP and Linux (both systems saw the camera before as an external drive). I cannot think of anything I have done to cause this. The card has integrity and we managed to get the 400+ photos off onto CD's via a PC in the local photo shop. I have re-formated the card and tried every setting I can find on the camera but..... no connection via USB seen.... can anyone help here please? Thanks - Peter


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I've just bought a new laptap and want to upload my pictures. I have connected my camera via the USB cable, but the computer and camera are not connecting. the laptop doesn't seem to be aware that the camera is connected. any suggestions? Thanks!


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Hi there. I am having a problem connecting my Canon Powershot A630 camera to my computer. My computer is running Windows XP and I have installed the software that came with the camera. When I connect the camera to the computer via USB cable the computer says "Found new hardware - Canon Digital Camera" and then the "Welcome to the Found New Hardware Wizard" opens up. It says Windows will search for current and updated software and then tells me to insert the Compact Disk labeled Windows XP Profes


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I connected my camera to my laptop using a USB cable, yet my laptop doesn't recognize the device and I can't take the pictures from my camera and put them on my laptop.


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I have a Sony Cybershot DSC, which I have previously been able to transfer photos and videos via a usb cable. I am not able to do this at the moment and cannot remember if I had previosly installed any software before laptop was restored...my laptop is not recognising the camera when connected? Can you advise? Many thanks.


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My computer does not recognize my camera. When I use a USB cord to connect it, nothing happens. I don't have a memory chip reader so the only way I have access to my pictures is via USB cable.


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For some reason now my computer wont recognise my canon powershot A560 -says something about connection.I use to get a window on view screen on my camera that i used to download pics onto computer via usb cable and now i only get a frozen picture on camera.Had usb cable and camera at camera shop today and they said usb cable ok as was connection in camera..Have tried all 5 usb ports on my computer..I have lost manual so cant remember exactly what im meant to do to download pics i dont really wan


Windows updates changes the registry and sometimes causes our "toys" to stop working. You can contact Microsoft and get instructions to re-write your registry(very dangerous if you don't know what you're doing) or, you can do what the pros do to avoi ... Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera

Camera Help! I've had the JVC dual mode GC-A33 camera since it's been out which was awhile ago. My problem is this: I've gotten a new computer since then and I've had pictures on this camera for a few years now. I recently found this old thing after moving. I downloaded the software. I connected the camera via USB connection. I hit the tranfer button and it gives me a little something that says: Connection failed. Please check that 1) The camera is on, and set to PC mode 2) The USB cable is conn


When it's plugged in, are you remembering to press the little (M) button to switch it to PC mode? If so, you might need to install the camera device. Go into your Control Panel and follow the steps under the Scanners and Cameras tab.\015\012 ... JVC GC-A33 Digital Camera

Camera Help! I've had the JVC dual mode GC-A33 camera since it's been out which was awhile ago. My problem is this: I've gotten a new computer since then and I've had pictures on this camera for a few years now. I recently found this old thing after moving. I downloaded the software. I connected the camera via USB connection. I hit the tranfer button and it gives me a little something that says: Connection failed. Please check that 1) The camera is on, and set to PC mode 2) The USB cable is conn


1. Remove the software- Windows does not need it. 2. Check the batteries are fresh in the camera. 3. Try another lead.4. if the Memory card is removable- try it in a card reader.---------------------------------------- ... Praktica DCZ3.2S Digital Camera

My camera will not connect to my laptop. I have had the camera for about 9 months and not had any problems with it before! Every time I plug the usb cable into the laptop the camera say " processing - computer connecting and then connection fail. I have un-installed and re-installed the software but to no avail. It simply doesn't seem to recognise the camera anymore. I have no idea why this is happening and it simply will not work. It is very frustrating. The troubleshooting section of the manua


Most of the time, Windows update is at fault. Pros avoid this problem by using a card reader for downloading their pics.\012 ... Pentax Optio M85 Digital Camera

I can't get my Canon EOS Digital Rebel to be recognized by my new Dell laptop with Windows 7 when I plug the USB cable into the port in order to download photos. I installed the original disk that came with the camera and then downloaded the new Zoom Browser update version 6.5.1.15


Use a card reader to download to a folder you create on your desktop. ... Digital Cameras

I am borrowing the schools Cannon HV-20 HD Video Camcorder to copy my son's soccer games and the camera is not being recognized by my computer. I have it connected via a USB cable.


You may have to go to Cannon's web site and download the software for that video camera to your computer. Some computers will not automatically see all devises on it's own without the specific software for it.\015\012I know before I switched to using ... Digital Cameras

EOS Utilities does not recognize EOS Rebel XS in Windows XP(on PC). Same camera does communicate via same usb cable with laptop in Windows 7. Is there another driver required for XP?


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My Dell laptop running Vista will not recognize my camera (Samsung BL103). The USB port works fine for other things, just not when connected to the camera. The camera screen also turns dark when connected to the computer, but works fine when disconnected. I can take pictures when connected to the laptop, but the screen is still dark.


Time to start using a card reader. ... Samsung BL103 Digital Camera

Hi, we just bought a new Samsung ES30 still camera with a new 4GB SDHC 4 Silicon Power SD card. We have formatted the SD card in the camera as per the instructions on page 76 of the User Manual which came on the CD with the camera. The issue is that the photos taken do not get stored on this memory card eg the folder is empty when checking the memory card for its content on a PC by connecting the camera to the PC via the supplied USB cable. When the SD card is connected directly to the PC via a


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BATTERY DOES NOT CHARGE Received a "Vivitar T328" camera yesterday. Inserted the supplied battery and a new memory card into the camera and connected the camera via "USB" cable to the supplied charger. Left the unit plugged in over night. The battery did not charge. This morning plugged the camera into a lap top computer using the supplied "USB" cable. Checked after 5 hours and found that the battery still does not seem to accept the charge. What am I doing wrong?


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Win XP Home will not recognize my Canon A1100 is when it is connected via USB. Camera on or off when connecting makes no difference. If a still image is selected for preview & connecting via USB, no link. Want to download images taken at Christmas play to Granddaughter's Win XP Home computer. Works fine on my XP Pro or Sys 7 systems at home.


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Computer no longer recognizes camera via USB connection


Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012The 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 ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera

A problem with connecting the camera via usb cable


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Olympus FE-320 Digital Camera will not transfer photos to Computer via USB port hook up. When connected and PC or Transfer selected, screen message on camera says "Wait" and never connects. When Olympus Master 2 program opens on computer it does not recognize Camera Connection and continues to search for Camera so no images can be transferred. This combination did work in the past but has stopped. All updates have been applied. Need help.


I'm sorry that the Camera is not recognized by the Computer. Unfortunately, knowing the Operating System is the key element in providing troubleshooting the PC connection. However, I will give you the troubleshooting steps which is general for ... Olympus FE-320 Digital Camera

I just got a new hp laptop with windows 7. i loaded the software for the camera successfully and the driver for the camera. when i connect the camera to the computer with the usb cord, the camera is not opeing the eos utility and i don't think it is recognizing hte connection. do i need to do anything else to set up the connection?


Consider NOT using the USB connection.\012\012\012The 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 ... Canon PowerShot SD600 Digital Camera
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