Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

Cannot install nothing happens when I plug it in to my computer to retrieve my pictures

\015 It wont even register when I plug it in as having new hardware. I followed all the instructions and Still nothing happens...\015

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You declined to specify the make and model of your camera, so I'm assuming it uses a memory card of some type. If it doesn't, please reply to this post and specify the make and model.
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 any photo cataloging program, such as Picasa.
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