Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A430 Digital Camera ?

Cant get my camera to transfer photos to my computer


\015 Cant seem to get my canon power shot A430 to transfer photos to my computer. when teh camera connects it brings up a sceen that asks me what id like to open it with and there are no options.\015

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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