Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A540 Digital Camera ?

How to download photos from A540 canon to computer I lost my manual


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You can simply plugin your camera to your computer's usb port. Once the system automatically detected the new usb device and displays the green usb icon on the lower right corner of your computer's monitor, open your windows explorer.

Click your windows Start button and click Run. Type "explorer" (without the quotes) so it will open you a window. From the left panel, click on My Computer and click on the drive letter associated with your Canon A540. It will show you the contents on the right. Open the folders until you see those picture files. You can right click on that folder and choose Copy. Then go to your computer's desktop and right click from that area and click/choose Paste. That should do it.

Good luck and hope this helps. If you have any questions, please let me know.
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