Having problems with your Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera ?

My computer won't recognyze my canon xsi. I plugged it in with 2 different usb cables, didn't work. I put in the memory card, didn't appear in my desktop. I re-installed all the applications, but the EOS Utility won't recognyze the camera. I tried it in another computer and it did work, but it won't work in mine. I've restarted my computer several times. I would really appreciate any help you could give me.


Answers :

Try NOT connecting your camera to your computer.


The 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 computer or connected via USB or FireWire). This is likely to be faster than connecting the camera to the computer, and won't run down your camera's batteries.


Once the card is plugged in, it will appear to your computer as a removable drive. You can use the operating system's drag&drop facility to copy pictures from the card to the computer's hard drive, the same way you copy any other files. Or you can use any photo cataloging program such as Picasa.
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