Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A40 Digital Camera ?

Won't download Everything has always been fine but now I can take photos (and have checked that everything plugged in all right) but not able to transpose photos to iMac I don't get an error message, just nothing happens at all. I don't store photos but always transpose and then delete the originals. Any suggestions would be appreciated, but please explain in simple manner as if to a 3 year old alien


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