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Importing pictures I'm having trouble getting my MacBook to recognize my Kodak camera and being able to import pictures.


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I have found that the easiest way to send pictures from any digital camera to a Macintosh is to use a card reader. Just go buy a simple, basic usb card reader for your type of memory (SD, XD, etc.) Then, pop the card out of the camera and into the reader to read it on the Mac. There are fewer software incompatibilities this way, and it transfers much faster than using a cable.
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