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Cannot Detect Camera, check connections - PowerShot Canon Digital Cameras


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I cannot seem to download the pictures I have taken on my Canon PowerShot A410 to my computer. I am on the playback setting and I connect my camera to my computer, but I just get a message from Camera Window that says "Cannot detect Camera. Check connection to camera, then retry." I have even downloaded ZoomBrowser EX and clicked on the "acquire images" button but nothing happens. Please help!


Use a card reader to download your pictures to a folder you create on your desktop. ... Canon PowerShot A410 Digital Camera

Downloading pictures i have a canon powershot A430 camera that i bought 2 years ago and as of the past 2 days it wont let me load pictures onto my computer. everytime that i plug in my camera, a message pops up and says "cannot detect camera. Check connection to camera, then retry." what should i do?


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 c ... Canon PowerShot A430 Digital Camera

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Picture problem I have a Canon Powershot A95. My computer says "Camera Connected" but when I try to load pictures I get a message back saying "The computer cannot detect the scanner or camera. Please make sure the device is turned on and is properly connected to computer"


Is your computer connected to scanner?? if so remove the scanner and deactivate the scanner software in computer then the problem will not come. ... Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera

I cannot transfer my images from my Canon PowershotG6 to my computer, I have tried to change the USB cable but my computer keeps sending the message: " cannot detect camera check connection to camera, then retry" Is there someone who could give me some info?


Try NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012 \012 The best way to transfer 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 compute ... Digital Cameras

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Consider 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 ... Canon PowerShot SD750 / IXUS 75 Digital Camera

MY ZOOMBROWSER EX 5.8 TELLS ME "CANNOT DETECT CAMERA. CHECK CONNECTION TO CAMERA, THEN RETRY". I PROCEED TO UPLOAD LATEST VERSION 6.1.A AND THEN WHEN I TRIED TO UPLOAD THE PICTURES FROM THE CAMERA TO MY COMPUTER IT TELLS ME "NO IMAGES TO DOWNLOAD TO THE MEMORY CARD". SO I DELETED ALL VERSIONS. RE-INSTALLED VERSION 5.8 AND NOW IT TELLS ME THE SAME THING "CANNOT DETECT CAMERA. CHECK CONNECTION TO CAMERA, THEN RETRY". I'VE TRIED EVERYTHING NOTHING WORKS, LAST NIGHT EVERYTHING WAS FINE AND I UPLOA


Sounds like the computer need to be rebooted. ... Digital Cameras

Hi I have a Canon PowerShot 460 Digital Camera and it works great when I want to take pictures or make movies. The problem is that when I try to connect it to my computer to retrieve the pictures on the camera, my computer says that my camera isn't detected. I don't understand why that is because the camera's software works fine. I thought it was a problem with the USB cord, but it works fine with other electronic devices. The USB doesn't seem to work with the camera. I don't get whats the iss


Plug the camera up in the normal way and take a look at 'My Computer'If the PC is seeiong the camera it will indicate this by 'putting' up a new Remoceable drive Icon- If it has work at it from there.If it did nmot - Remove the Camera so ... Digital Cameras

Hi, I have a Canon Powershot SD1100 IS and Vista. I've been downloading pics with no problems til now. I checked the battery on camera, changed cables and uninstalled and reinstalled the digital camera software but the computer still does not detect a camera. Please advise. Thanks, Janet


Hi Ken,Thanks for using Fixya.I understand that your computer does not recognize your camera. Here are the thing you can do to solve or isolate the problem.- Try to use a different USB port on your computer. If it ... Canon Digital Cameras

I have a powershot S410, new computer, newly installed canon digital camera solution disk ver. 17.1. when i try to open zoombrowserEx, get error: "cannot locate camera" or something similar. same program is in 2nd computer and use same USB cable to connect to camera and it all works perfectly. what to do?


Hi,Pls download and install WIA Driver 6.2.5 R4 for Windows XP WIP625.exeAdditionally, likewise download and install ZoomBrowser EX 6.1.1a Updater zb611upd-en.exe and ... Canon Digital Cameras

My Canon PowerShot SD850 IS has a lens that is stuck in the extended position. I get a screen that says lens error, restart camera, but when I try to connect to the software, I get a screen on the computer telling me the computer cannot detect the camera. Battery is freshly charged, and I get the little yellow bird picture on the camera when I turn it on. It beeps about 4 times, and then turns off. Is there a safe way to get the lens to retract?


Don't play around with that lens, you can do more damage to the camera and focus with some of the stuff people tell you to try. Your camera just needs to be serviced and you'll be working great again. The shop that specializes in service for the powe ... Canon PowerShot SD850 IS Digital Camera

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Time to use a separate card reader. ... Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera

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Consider 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 ... Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS Digital Camera

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Have you loaded the appropriate software? If not: http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=ModelInfoAct&tabact=DownloadDetailTabAct&fcategoryid=320&modelid=11125If you already have and have connected your camera to t ... Canon PowerShot A520 Digital Camera

Canon Powershot A1000 IS is connected, shows up in My Computer as a drive, but computer (PC using Windows XP) says "cannot detect camera".


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Hi there. I am having a problem connecting my Canon Powershot A630 camera to my computer. My computer is running Windows XP and I have installed the software that came with the camera. When I connect the camera to the computer via USB cable the computer says "Found new hardware - Canon Digital Camera" and then the "Welcome to the Found New Hardware Wizard" opens up. It says Windows will search for current and updated software and then tells me to insert the Compact Disk labeled Windows XP Profes


Hi there,If\015\012 you want to download the pictures on your camera, try plugging it into \015\012the usb port of your computer using the usb cable. Then turn on the \015\012camera and make sure it is set to REVIEW MODE. Usually, ... Canon PowerShot A630 Digital Camera

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Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012The 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 ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera

I have a Canon Ixus 100is digital camera that I cannot connect to the PC. When the camera is connected and I choose a canon option, i.e. Zoombrowser EX 6.7.2, a box appears. The box heading is "CameraWindowDC.exe - .NET Framewoek Initialization error" and the message is "Unable to find a version of the runtime to run this application". Can you help? Regards David


Download and install Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 -->start download.Then connect your camera and see the result. ... Digital Cameras

Canon S2IS Either screen is dark when I power up the camera. I can see previous images but I cannot record anything. Sometimes I can reboot the camera and it will work for a shot or two, but currently even that does not work. I have changed batteries with no good results. They power up everything but do not affect the recording of pics. Jeff Canon S1IS have problem with dark screen... I have a brand new Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera. I put in brand new batteries. On after shooting n


Your camera has the know issue of Stuck shutter, whichhappens after some time (weeks or months) thata camera is notused.\015\012\015\012Unfortunately the repair of it requires a complete disassembly of the camera, including the lens, fix ... Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera

I have a canon power shot SD600 (around 3 years old now). When I go to download my photos on the computer it tells me (the computer) that it 'can not detect a camera connection' and to check the connection. The connection is definitely in properly but the connection button on the camera does not light up in blue (as it usually does). The battery is fully charged and can not find anything in the manuals provided regarding this failure. cheers, Maura


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I used to be able to connect my canon powershot sd850 IS camera to my pc and the pc would detect the camera and allow me to transfer the pics quite smoothly. lately this hasn't been possible - the pc doesn't seem to detect the camera and hence i am unable to transfer the pics. Could you help me with this? Thanks


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I'm trying to install my canon powershot a590. I've already gone through the cd process and all, but my canon icon is not in the scanners/camera. So when I want to download a video it says camera not detected. and the camera is connected.


Use a card reader instead of your camera. ... Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera
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