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Whilst trying to install my digital recorder all I have on the display is Ft1, should I be patient and wait or is there a problem?
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Whilst trying to install my digital recorder all I have on the display is Ft1, should I be patient and wait or is there a problem?
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CCD is gone.Need replacement. ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera
I hav a Sony Hamdycam DCR TRV 285E and Windows Vista. My computer cannot recognise the camera. I have tried installing the Picture Package but it is blocked by my computer due to compatibility issues. I've tried to install various programs but keep going around in circles. Is there any simple solution known to help this problem?
Have you tried to download the Picture Package version for Vista? ... Digital Cameras
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You mentioned you installed Windows after an overhaul, and I'm wondering if you were having problems with windows before the install, and if the Vivitar install is having anything to do with the present problem (that is to say if you're having memory ... Vivitar ViviCam 3610 Digital Camera
Connection Problem I hope I'm posting this in the right place. I recently bought a Kodak DX4900 & installed the software onto my computer. After taking some photos, I tried transferring the photos to my computer, but it appears that my computer just isn't seeing the camera. I've uninstalled the software & re-installed it, defragged my computer & run a scandisk & the problem still hasn't been fixed. I'm not particularly computer literate at the best of times, and am stuck. I have a new camera tha
I had the same problem with my DX4900. After reinstalling software, etc it finally turned out that the cable that connects the camera to the computer was bad. Kodak has specs for the DX4900 on the ... Kodak EasyShare DX4900 Zoom Digital Camera
I have a panasonic SDR 1140 I have problems editing video data and the Panasonic assistance team told me to uninstall and reinstall the software. each time i try to on both my PCs it saya that it cannot do it because there is a more sophisticated program already installed. i removed everything I had my Media Player Codec, from this PC I am using and it didn't help. When I tried to install it into my other PC which has hardly anything on it I got the same message. It is not the first time this me
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Solve all your problems by getting a card reader. They always work and you don't need any special software. ... Canon PowerShot A1100 IS Digital Camera
Hi friendsi bought Kodak c182 12 mp digital camera a day ago. I tried to download Kodak easyshare software version 8.0 from a cd that was provided. during installation I was prompted "do I want to install latest version from the web or use my cd if nothing better can be found?" I answered "yes". installation took about 10 minutes and everything seemed to be going right. however at the end the installation process halted and gave me a message that it run into a problem. "do you wan't to send
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 c ... Kodak Easyshare C182 12MP Digital Camera
Trying to install philips funcam and the install wizard says there was a problem installing. i have windows xp
Hi and welcome to FixYa.\015\012\015\012Take the disk out and restart the computer. Put the disk back in and it should try to install again. If not, let me know.\015\012\015\012Rob ... Philips FunCam DMVC300K/00 Digital Camera
My Laptop wont pick up my Coolpix S230 I have tryed to add a device and it tries to then it stops and says that there was a problem I also tryed another way and all it said was Nikon and 700, 800,930 I cant remember exactly what they were but it never had the coolpix S230 selection. So I have no idea what to do please help. Also I did read somewhere that I need to download pcs chipset installation utility but I cant find a free one anywhere.
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Sanyo Xacti VPC-HD1 The display screen is completely black when in record mode; both for still pictures and video mode - yes the lens cap is off. The camera display will play back images and video previously stored on the memory card, but does not display anything new that I have tried to capture since the problem occured.
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GoPro Hero camera. I get a "buzzing" sound on the videos recorded from inside my car. It seems there's some interference with the car electronics, so I've been told (and videos taken with the engine off don't suffer this problem). I've tried to "insulate" the camerea with cooking aluminium sheet, but: 1) I can't cover it entirely, because lens, display and operating buttons must be kept obviously clear; 2) It doesn' solve the problem. Is there any way to solve this problem? Thanks!
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Dear Camera expert, I bought a brand new Nikon dslr D80 a few weeks ago. From day one I tried to know the Camera, I found problem when I go to cameras "custom setting menu" at rear screen. It displays No memory card? Lock. Whereas there is always a memory card. No. of shots are erratic: Some times there is one shot and no shot further and No memory card display remains on rear screen. Sometimes I am able to take more shots but problen of No memory card display remains Regards, Ja
Hi,I know this is really irritating display and this is a common problem with canon and nikon camera's.Turning off this little annoying feature can be easy or challenging, depending on which camera system you are using.For ... Nikon D80 Body Only Digital Camera
Pentax problems... Hey there. I'm having problems with my pentax camera. The camera actually works great, but, I can't sync it up with my computer. The software that came with it is not working with my pc. When I hook up the usb cable to connect the two, it never recognizes the device. I have a dell inspiron that's only about 6 months old. It has windows xp on it. I've never had problems installing a device before. I tried to add the hardware manually, over and over again with no luck. I heard s
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My name is Chris and my wife just bought a Panasonic DMC-TZ5 digital camera. I was trying to install the hardware to my computer and have the installation disc. Everything is loaded onto my computer, but my computer consistently says that the "USB Device Not Recognized". I went to troubleshoot the problem and it says that "there are no drivers installed" in my USB port. I'm currently using Microsoft XP Professional. I'm running out of options. I'm not sure if my computer is compatible with
I use a memory card reader (about $15) to retrieve photos and toss the software that comes with the camera.\015\012\015\012Another possible solution would be to go to panisonic.com and download the latest software.\015\012\015 ... Digital Cameras
I recently attempted to install a Genius FaceCam 1000 web camera on my Dell E520 running Windows Vista SP2 with a Kaspersky based AV program. I cannot get any sound from the device.I have tried the camera in Windows Messenger, Google, Yahoo, and Skype. When I test the sound setting I get no volume bars in the test window. I have replaced the camera thinking it may be a problem with the original unit. I have tried running the device using Line 1 (CamSuite Virtual Audio), I have tried running the
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