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Repeated "Communication Error / cannot


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Communication error with camera and computer Fuji FinePix A350. Cannot download pictures from camera to computer.


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Communication Error When I attach the camera to the computer. The screen on the camera says !Communication Error Me too - I attach the camera to the USB cable and on the camera, it reads: "Communication Error". It worked fine before, now all of a sudden, it won't upload my pictures!


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Communication Error I'm getting "Communication Error" message when I try to download photos from my camera to my computer. The problem takes place only when a particular memory card is used.


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Communication error everytime i try uploading my pictures to the computer, my camera says 'USB' and then a minute later it says 'communication error'on the screen and i know its not the cord cuz ive already been thru 2, and i dont know what the problem is


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Communication error how do i help the fact that i have an communication error


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