Having problems with your Canon PowerShot G11 Digital Camera ?

I have been using my G11 with no problems for a year. Just tried to download pix and keep getting "Communication error". Checked the cord, it's fine, turned camera off and on several times, rebooted computer, checked the battery. Any ideas?


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Have you considered NOT connecting the camera to the computer?\012\012\012

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. Or you can use any photo cataloging program.
Hi kbailey. Turn on the camera and go to the menu. find the reset function. Reset the camera. This means you are returning it to all of the settings it was at when it was brand new out of the box. Joe\015\012
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