Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?
Camera will not connect to computer. Message says registry is damaged or incomplete. Has always worked before
Wire your camera to your computer using the usb wire that came with the camera. Then reinsert the disk that came with the camera, into the computer drive. if you no longer have that disk, called a driver, go to canon.com/drivers and locate it as a free download. Download and run the disk then you will be fine once again. regards, Joe
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Camera will not connect to computer. Message says registry is damaged or incomplete. Has always worked before
Wire your camera to your computer using the usb wire that came with the camera. Then reinsert the disk that came with the camera, into the computer drive. if you no longer have that disk, called a driver, go to canon.com/drivers and locate it as a ... Canon Digital Cameras
Camera fufifilmF40fd connects to computer but computer cannot access pictures -Device manager Code 19 says cannot start this hardware device because its configuration information in the registry is incomplete or damaged, could not load driver software. It says when i check the driver that the best software driver is installed and up to date. problem code 00000013 date 21.6.06, 6.0.6001.18000. Any solutions?
Two things need to be done :\015\012\015\0121. Uninstall all the drivers of your camera installed by windows, from the device manager. After doing that use a registry defragmenting software to rectify the errors in the registry. ... Digital Cameras
When connecting this camera to my computer, I get a message saying that the USB Device is not recognized. My camera has always worked before - what happened?
Time to start using a card reader. ... Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
I cannot transfer from my camera to the computer all the time because it doesn't always sinc up. The icon on the bottom left doesn't show up showing the camera connection and easyshare message says no device located but sometimes it does work. Thoughts?
I never use the stupid docks and stuff like that I find them as useless as you have just described. I just take out the memory card and place it into a memory card reader and then it acts like those usb dives showing up as another drive and you can g ... Kodak EASYSHARE CD33 & Printer Dock Series 3 (Pack) Digital Camera
My style 500 digital camera has always worked fine on my computer, but recently it will not connect and upload photos, have tried plugging it in different ports but it says one moment and then nothing?
Hi,\015\012\015\012I highly recommend that you instead consider using a card reader to move the photos ... Olympus FE-230 Digital Camera
Hi there. I've just bought a remote shutter/controller JJC JR Series Infrared Controller,for my Panasonic DMC FZ50,but it doesn't work at all. I don't know if I'm doing something wrong or if is the gadget that is faulty. I don't know if the light on top of the receiver should be on,because is always off(no light); I don't know if I have to program something in the camera before connecting the device; I don't understand why even if I do everything as the instructions say,nothing ha
Hi,\015\012\015\012With this camera you need to activate the power save mode or the remote will not operate.\015\012\015\012To activate it do the following\015\012\015\0121) Press menu set and then press the left a ... Digital Cameras
Hello, My olympus sp-500uz has more and more problems with connecting to my PC. Some USB ports don't work any more(front connection) and the back connection works sometimes but getting my pictures on the PC sometimes doesn't work and if it works it takes far too much time, say about 10 minutes for 8 pictures. Any idea what's going on? Thanks
Many people find it more convenient to just take the memory card out of the camera and put it in a card reader, especially now that these readers are built into computers and printers. That would be a "work around" for your problem. As to ... Olympus SP-500 UZ Digital Camera
Uploading pictures whenever i go to hook up my camera to the computer it comes up saying connecting to pictbridge device then a minute later says enable printer to connect and underneath says switch on menu then i do that and all it does is come up with usb connect......do i need to change it from pictbridge to ptp or mass storage or what? i dont know what just happened..its worked fine for me every other time
Mass storage is easier, in my opinion. In that mode, when you hook the camera up to the computer, it will show up as a device in My Computer. Then you can just access your pictures there. ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera
Hi there, I used my camera in sea for many times, always was working nice. But some days ago I went to sea and the camera stopped working the flash. I left overnight off and next day it was working normally again. Then when I went to sea again (always about 2 or 3 metres deep) and the camera simply stopped work. I opened the card and batterie compartment was dry and fine, when I opened the compartment where I use for connect the USB cable was very wet. I left the camera off for 3 days to dry and
It still amazes me how many people buy these cameras that are seemingly "waterproof" and eventually have the very same problems you are now having. The only true underwater camera is one in an underwater housing. ... Olympus ? 1030SW Digital Camera
Sony Cybershot DSC-T700 USB connection will not work. Tried on several PCs and Macs. Always goes to message " USB Mode Connecting... Switch on [Menu] Each mode has the same problem. (PictBridge doesn't work to the priinter.) Have also tried a new cable with no luck. My question: Is there a way to get images off the internal memory to the Memory Stick Duo since I cannot get connected to an external device?
Hi there, i will give you the solve. First select those photos which is saved in internal memory. After that press menu button there you can found a option move the photos or send to memory card. Just select the memory card. Then your all internal me ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700 Digital Camera
I cannot connect to my camera. I have installed the software but when i plug my camera in it says check the connection. This is the second camera i've tried, both say the same thing. My usb port is working properly.
Connect the camera and the push the switch by which u see the photos on the camera screen ... Canon Powershot A480 - Silver Digital Camera
Camera wont connect to computer anymore, use to but now not working. 1st says its in use try again later and then says not connected check cables..
Did you try uninstalling program by going to Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs > look for Fuji FinePix and click on Remove, then re-install with CD Disc provided with camera. ... Fuji FinePix Z10fd Digital Camera
I have a panasonic lumix DMC-LZ7 and never had this problem before but when i hooked the camera up to my computer to import the photos it always said connecting with an arrow on a wavy line and now it says connecting to pc and above that it says it is in USB mode and i have no idea what usb mode is. thanks
It just means that you have the camera connected to the computer with a USB cord. ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ7 Digital Camera
My canon ixus 860 is is a year old. Donloads have worked perfectly up until now, using the canon browser. Now, suddenly, when I connect it to the HP laptop for downloading pictures, it says that the camera is not connected and to retry. Have tried several times but it is not working. Have uninstalled and reinstalled the software, as well. Your suggestions on how to solve this are appreciated. Kind regards, MJB
Hi there,There is a way -You need to restore your operating system to a back point.If you are using Windows XP than follow the below link to restore it -http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/helpandsupport/getst ... Digital Cameras
I have a panasonic lumix DMC-LZ7 and never had this problem before but when i hooked the camera up to my computer to import the photos it always said connecting with an arrow on a wavy line and now it says connecting to pc and above that it says it is in usb mode and i have no idea what usb mode is. Thanks
Try NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012The 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 c ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ7 Digital Camera
My camera says 'Connecting to PC' all the time when I turn it on even if it is not connected to PC. I think it has got confused as the last time I used the camera was to take photos off it and it may have run out of charge while connected to the PC. I cannot use the camera as it always has this 'Connecting to PC' message on it.
Connect the camera to your PC. Turn it on. Wait till the PC 'acknowledges' the camera. Then disconnect it via 'remove USB-device safely'-function.If this doesn't work. try resetting the camera with the reset button you'll find under the c ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
Hi I have a Canon PowerShot 460 Digital Camera and it works great when I want to take pictures or make movies. The problem is that when I try to connect it to my computer to retrieve the pictures on the camera, my computer says that my camera isn't detected. I don't understand why that is because the camera's software works fine. I thought it was a problem with the USB cord, but it works fine with other electronic devices. The USB doesn't seem to work with the camera. I don't get whats the iss
Plug the camera up in the normal way and take a look at 'My Computer'If the PC is seeiong the camera it will indicate this by 'putting' up a new Remoceable drive Icon- If it has work at it from there.If it did nmot - Remove the Camera so ... Digital Cameras
My olympus fe360 will start downloading my picutes to my notebook but then says, camera not connected. It works on my work computer. Can someone tell me why? I had camera checked and it works fine but it is as if my notebook computer is recognizing and then kicks it out or something. Not sure if computer or camera question.
To avoid this ..you can just download directly from the memory card using a card reader ...(most laptops these days has one already ) ..this way you get arround the cable connection ...In what regards the fact that the connection is interrupted this ... Digital Cameras
My camera will not connect to my laptop. I have had the camera for about 9 months and not had any problems with it before! Every time I plug the usb cable into the laptop the camera say " processing - computer connecting and then connection fail. I have un-installed and re-installed the software but to no avail. It simply doesn't seem to recognise the camera anymore. I have no idea why this is happening and it simply will not work. It is very frustrating. The troubleshooting section of the manua
Most of the time, Windows update is at fault. Pros avoid this problem by using a card reader for downloading their pics.\012 ... Pentax Optio M85 Digital Camera
Canon PowerShot SX100 is : Need to download photos onto computer. Proper connection and did this before. Now, the computer doesn't recognize the connection and a small script on the camera says "Connection Error". Tried it on two different computers and tried different connector cables. Still doesn't work. Thanks for your assistance.
Here are the steps to take.1. Establish whether or not you have\015\012a connection between your camera/computer by going to your start\015\012button, control panel, system, hardware\015\012tab and device manager. The camera must be power ... Canon Digital Cameras
When connecting to mac computer via USB port, Dynax 5D indicates it is initializing USB connection but hangs there. The mac can see it but it cannot be found on the desktop. Has always worked normally until now. Co-incidently, today I installed a desktop harddrive (LaCie) which is connected by USB.
... Konica Minolta Dynax 5D / Maxxum 5D Digital Camera
Olympus FE-320 Digital Camera will not transfer photos to Computer via USB port hook up. When connected and PC or Transfer selected, screen message on camera says "Wait" and never connects. When Olympus Master 2 program opens on computer it does not recognize Camera Connection and continues to search for Camera so no images can be transferred. This combination did work in the past but has stopped. All updates have been applied. Need help.
I'm sorry that the Camera is not recognized by the Computer. Unfortunately, knowing the Operating System is the key element in providing troubleshooting the PC connection. However, I will give you the troubleshooting steps which is general for ... Olympus FE-320 Digital Camera
I took a picture with my camera the other day, it had been working fine for 5 months, and then all of a sudden beeped and says memory card error, and I can't review any pictures. Connecting it to my computer doesn't do anything, it says it can't read the card. I tried the card in another camera and it says the same thing. Help? Any way to recover all of my pictures?
Have you tried this memory card on your computer? \012 If this memory card can be read functionally on your computer, you'd better copy off all your stored photos to another memory card or drive and format this card immediately to check whether ... Canon PowerShot A400 Digital Camera
The camera (option m*5 pentax) got wet (on Songkran in Thailand). Now it works again except that it seems not to be able to load the battery. If I connect the battery charger while the camea is 'off'', the blue lights come one and after a few seconds go off again. If I connect the loader with camera 'on', it says: 'processing' and then 'connecting fail!"
... Pentax Optio M85 Digital Camera
"check connections" I just got a Casio Ex-Z77 and am trying to upload my photos for the first time to my PC. I've followed the instruction manual and tried all the tips I've found online (making sure my battery is charged, checking USB ports - all the obvious stuff), but nothing works. As soon as I plug in the USB cord, the screen goes blank. After a couple minutes the screen says "check connections". The ONLY response I'm getting from my camera when it's plugged in is, when the volume on my PC
Consider NOT connecting the camera to the computer.\012\012\012The 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 th ... Casio Exilim EX-Z77 Digital Camera