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Camera won't turn on when plugged into Mac to download photos.


\015 When I plug my sanyo e1600 tp into a usb port, it won't turn on. It still won't turn on when I unplug it, unless I remove and replace the battery. I can review photos on the touch screen, but can't bring them up on computer.\015

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Try NOT connecting your camera to your computer. 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, the same way you copy any other files. Or you can use iPhoto or any other photo cataloging program.
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