Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera ?

How do you download pictures from the Canon PowerShot A560 to a Mac computer. Note that there is a 16M MultiMedia Card, and there is a slot on my Mac, but I am afraid to insert it in case I can't get it back out : ) Thank you. Carole


Answers :

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 iPhoto or any other photo cataloging program.

The card will usually come out of the reader when you pull on it. On some readers you may have to push it in a bit with a fingernail to make it pop out.
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