Having problems with your Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera ?

I have a canon xsi / 450d and cant get thedrivers to work either

\015 Bought a 450d recently. Installed the software on an XP box (with latest XP updates). Using the CD all worked fine at first, then seemed to interfere with USB controller. Now cant get a connect. Installed all the latest software freom the canaon site and still no joy. I am not a novice with this stuff so suspect canon have not followed the USB spec to the letter. Plan to """fiddle""" a bit to get this b*gg*r working. Has to be sloppy software. Not what I expect from a major brand : (\015

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I occasionally have this problem, the usb connection becomes corrupted, this is not uncommon for various devices with XP and Vista.

to fix, download a free small program called USBDeview (should come up with Google search easily). load and it will show you all devices that have connected to your system. Find the Canon XSi product and 'uninstall selected device'.

You may need to reboot one time, and then reinstall the Canon driver from the disc. In all it's a very easy process, the hard part is figuring out how to edit the usb registry, which that free program does nicely.
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