Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?

I connected my camera to my new computer before

\015 I connected my camera to my new computer before installing the CD and the computer does not automatically recognize the camera when plugged intothe USB port\015

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This question comes up several times a day here in the camera section at Fixya (especially with Vista users). But please note, it's very hard to troubleshoot individual software problems online, and it likely is a software issue. But why put up with the headaches of bad software in the first place? Please don't take this as a sales pitch as it's not, but please see the following blog article, as it describes the use of an inexpensive 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:
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