Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera ?
I can't transfer pictures i have taken on my camera to my laptop, i've installed what seems to be the correct disc and have clicked "camera and memory card" then "browse and download images" yet every time i do so a box pops up saying "no camera found" what am i doing wrong?
obviously i have the camera plugged in via usb cable and then switched on so i really have no idea what the problem is. assistance would be nice. thanks, amy.
You could try a different USB port if you have one available but the real solution to your problem is to use a card reader instead of the camera.
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