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Can't copy files more than 400MB to a PC using USB cable
\015 I am not able to copy some video files with file size more than 400-500 Mb. These are copied with zero size and no errors displayed after that, but files of course doesn't work. Do you have any ideas or solutions for that? The SD card is 2 Gb/1GB. The smaller size files are Ok.\015
Please see the following blog article, as it describes the use of a card reader as a much easier, faster, and less error prone way to download your photos. In fact there are several important reasons discussed in the article for using a card reader vice downloading from the camera. USB Card readers are also very inexpensive these day, with cost virtually not an issue:
Thanks t00nz! I wasn't sure that you had answered vishan's question, so I went and tried to download my 400MB+ videos from the SD card (which like vishan, I wasn't able to do and lost some precious videos of my gorgeous children!) using a relatively new notebook which comes with an SD card port, and saved it onto an external drive, and.... it worked!!!!! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! You have saved me MUCH heartache and loss of further precious memories...
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Can't copy files more than 400MB to a PC using 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
WHEN I CONNECT MY CAMERA VIA THE USB CABLE AND SELECT DOWNLOAD PICTURES TO PC NOTHING HAPPENS.WHEN I GO INTO MY PROGRAM FILES IT CANNOT BE FOUND, I HAVE TRIED TO REINSTALL USING THE SOFTWARE CD SUPPLIED WITH MY CAMERA BUT CANT GET IT TO RUN, THE CD IS VERSION KA2.1 h owners manual pdf format, Adobe Reader Installer' CAN YOU PLEASE HELP SOLVE THIS PROBLEM ------THANK YOU
This type of problem is probably software related, but it could be some sort of incompatibility issue.\015\012What you can try to do to get the pictures downloaded, is to get a card reader, hook it up to your usb port, and access them through t ... FUJIFILM FinePix S1600 Digital Camera
I have a samsung i6 digital camera. I have been using it for 3 years without problems with a PC. Now I bought a MacBook. I copied the photos to the mac and chose the files on the camera and pushed delete button. It seems as if the files are deleted and I can no longer see them on the camera but the memory they used to take is still unavailable. It feels like the photos are still there and I cant delete them. I cant use my camera anymore. Please help! I need to make photos on New Year s eve! Hap
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I was trying to copy some videos from my new Panasonic Lumix FZ28 to my laptop for the first time, using usb mode. I was able to view the videos on the camera & on the laptop & copied a couple of still images, but when I tried to copy one of the quicktime files it said there was an error as it could not read the file. After that I have not been able even to turn off the camera - it seems to have frozen & removing the usb & plugging it back into the pc just says the equipment has malfunctioned. I
Remove the battery and re insert again from the camera... ... Digital Cameras
I have the camera connected by usb cable but the zoombrowser software says it can't find the camera. The images come up using Adobe but save them as tiff files. When I try and save the images using the viewer to change file type it says the path is too long no matter how long the path is.
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How do I get my pictures to show up on my pc using the usb cable? We are trying to upload to a file using Windows XP. We downloaded Fuji's usb drivers. The screen is displaying "DSC". Thank you!
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USB connection The computer cannot access the Memory Stick® media in the camera when connected with the USB cable. I connect the camera to my computer using the USB, then after 10 seconds its says there is no device connected to the computer, and then it gives me option to cancel, retry, or continue but it usually connects automatically itself again. The only problem is that I can't do anything with pictures can't copy, delete, or view them. I'ce already tried to delete and reinstall the driver.
I would invest in a memory card reader. You can pick one up for under $20. Using a card reader allows you to avoid having to deal with drivers and such that may or may not be loaded on your PC. A card reader should work just fine for ya. Good luck ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera
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I cannot download image files from the Easyshare M753 camera. I am using Macintosh OS 10.5.8 and the computer cannot recognise the camera, when attached by USB. My partner's PC (Windows 97) also cannot recognise the camera when it is attached by the USB cable. How do we download images?
By using a card reader. ... Kodak EasyShare One Digital Camera
I am trying to upload my pictures from my fugifilm digital camera to my acer laptop running windows 7 and it wont upload, it says i can preveiw them on file but i cant get them to actually go into my pictures file am i missing a driver or program on my old computer wich was a dell desktop i just stuck the card into the front this one theres no hole to stick the card into so have to use the usb cord help
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Hi, i have a nikon coolpix L11. I had taken recently a few video clips with sound in a training class. I downloaded the video files to my Laptop using the USB cable and windows Vista drivers. When I play back from windows, there is no audio coming on video is being pyaed back. Can you tell me how to reproduce audio too? When I play the same file in the camera itseld, audio is there
This may sound silly but are your speakers on? LOL also it may not be a good format ... Nikon Coolpix L11 Digital Camera
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Can No Longer Copy the pictures to computer using USB Cable
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Hello, I connected my DCR-HC54 (minidv) to computer using USB cable (come with camcorder). latest PMB is installed on windows 7 64-bit home premium. It gives following message: Cannot find the Handycam (Tape). Check the i.LINK connection to the Handycam. What to do? If USB cable is not used, why sony gives it with camcorder?
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