Having problems with your Canon Powershot A1000IS Digital Camera ?

We used to have a cable to download pictures on a computer, but we lost it. We then downloaded them with the memory card but the previous photos are not recognised



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It should be a mini USB connector to a USB cable. Most cell phones now come with this cable so you may have another that works. I know that a good day of garage sales would turn up a compatible cable for you as well. As far as from the memory card side of it. Try inserting the memory card in your computer directly, I cannot tell from your description if this is what you did. The other think is to go to a Kiosk at Walmart, Walgreens, Target or wherever with your memory card and see if theirs will pull up your files and have them transferred to CD.
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