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It will not open iphoto on my mac osx - Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera


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Get yourself a Card reader. Take the card out of the camera and plug it into the mac (Your printer may already have one built in) The card is a USB mass storage device and should pop up onto the desktop without bothering with the camera. iPhoto will not open automatically so just drag the card contents onto the iPhoto icon in the dock. It will then open up and transfer all the pictures automatically.\015\012
\015\012I haven't plugged my camera into the computer now for about 3 years.
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It will not open iphoto on my mac osx - Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera


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