Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera ?

Canon camera downloading

\015 All of a sudden, when attempting to download pictures to a Mac via cable, the computer cannot find the camera. This was not a problem heretofore.i tried to use the disc that the camera came with to download it and nothing is working. it cant find the camera when i connect it!\015

Answers :

An update from Mccoyb:
\015\012
\015\012I have to take back some of the previous conclusions about the problem being with the Canon Camera. I based conclusion on the belief that I'd previously had the same problems on a different computer. I think that is now incorrect.
\015\012
\015\012Adding to previous comments above:
\015\012I pulled the memory card out of my camera and into an SD CardReader. Plugged the cardreader into the USB port where the camera had been. Again, problems. I switched USB ports. Still, problems reading the card reliably just as the camera had done.
\015\012
\015\012I took the same USB cable to another computer. This time, I could access all data flawlessly on BOTH the cardreader the camera. On this computer, no Canon software had been installed, so I used Microsoft's tool (automatically pops up when camera turned on) to copy the pictures to the hard drive.
\015\012
\015\012I'm starting to think my USB drivers on one computer are somehow completely hosed up. So many different hardware USB ports should not simultaneously start failing. In addition, I tried a THUMB DRIVE and it had very slow performance and problems recognizing the drive letter. However, I tried an external 500 GB hard drive, and the drive letter came up without any problems.
\015\012
\015\012Something may have changed with a Microsoft update that caused USB drivers and/or handling of the USB ports to change. Either that, or there is a virus impacting only the USB ports.
\015\012
\015\012Anyhow, I don't believe it's the camera now or the memory cards.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Hi, I have a Canon Power Shot G10, Serial Number 7021002939. I'm making the first ever attempt to download photos from the camera to my MacBook Pro. I wish to use iPhoto to download to the computer. I have plugged the USB cable into the computer and into the digital terminal of the camera. I have pressed the Playback button. FYI, I have also downloaded the Canon Digital Camera Solution Disk. The Canon program will not download the photos, either. Nothing happens. I have tried t


Do what the pros do....use a card reader instead of the camera. When you plug it into the USB port, an icon will appear called "NO NAME". Double-click on it and the pics will open in "preview". From there, you can import them to a folder you create o ... Canon PowerShot G10 Digital Camera

Hi, I have a Canon Power Shot G10, Serial Number 7021002939. I'm making the first ever attempt to download photos from the camera to my MacBook Pro. I wish to use iPhoto to download to the computer. I have plugged the USB cable into the computer and into the digital terminal of the camera. I have pressed the Playback button. FYI, I have also downloaded the Canon Digital Camera Solution Disk. The Canon program will not download the photos, either. Nothing happens. I have trie


1. With the camera on and in playback mode, plug the cord from the camera into the Macbook. It should appear on the desktop as a drive, probably called "no name". If it doesn't, don't worry...the next solution always works and it's the one the pros u ... Canon PowerShot G10 Digital Camera

I cannot find how to delete my photos from my canon A720IS once I have downloaded them onto my computer using the Canon Window software that came with the camera. I have had canon cameras before and used the software that would give you the option to clear the camera once you have downloaded. This time - nothing. I have over 300 photos on the camera - help I can't delete one at a time!


The first thing to do is to remove any supplied software that cane with the camera[In this Case Canon]Windows is capable of carrying out operations required.When plugging the camera in - Windows wil ... Digital Cameras

Purchased camera in March and working great until yesterday. Took a batch of pictures yesterday but was not able to download most of them to my computer. Got computer message "there are no images in the camera or memory card that match download conditions". Also couldn't download on a second computer. All pictures display on the camera playback feature. Put memory card into a Canon digital and they display and was able to download all photos using Canon. Deleted card and took new sample photo


Sounds like you're switching the same card between cameras. Rule #1...one card per camera. Format the card in the camera it is to be used in. There is no Rule #2. ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ28 Digital Camera

My dell inspiron (with windows vista) is not recognizing a new Canon G10, so i am unable to download photos. i have tried all the suggestions in the Canon G10 manuals for troubleshooting and have followed all of the instructions for connecting camera to computer, but nothing works. the Canon website says that there are no drivers required for this camera with windows Vista, and provides no drivers that can be downloaded. My computer does not recognize that the camera is attached when I look in D


You can download the vista drivers here on link below. Just click on the drivers and downloads in link. Them click on your operating system and pick vista or vista x64. Then go down to the next box software 2 down.\015\012\015\012 ... Canon PowerShot G10 Digital Camera

I have downloaded the eos digital solution disk ver 18.1 on my laptop and did the restart. when i restart and plug the canon esi camera in it asks for a cd to download canon camera. only one disk came with the camera so i cannot get the camera and computer to talk


Http://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/support/consumer ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera

Can't download pictures from my Canon Ixus 80 IS camera via USB cable. It appears to connect but there is no software options in the window and only option is to cancel. I aslo notice that the little green light flashes on the camera and then the screen goes off. The other downloaded canon software also fails to recognise there is a camera attached. I can down load my pictures via the card reader.This was working up until the end of March but my software crashed with the camera still attached an


... Canon IXUS 80 IS Digital Camera

My Canon ixus55 was downloading from camera to computer with no hassles and then stopped all of a sudden? Done nothing different I use the canon zoombrowser program provided by canon for download. I tried uninstalling and then reinstalling the software now that does not fully install as well. Any assistance is much appreciated. I had this issue earlier this year after I had a windows update done so had to reinstall the camera software and then it worked but that s a huge job and no window update


... Digital Cameras

Canon powershot G6 Can't download pictures from camera to laptop. Never had a problem before. It states USB is not recognised, bought a new USB lead & it still doesn't work. USB card reader doesnt work on my laptop. Re-installed laptop (vista) and it still wont download. sent camera for repair and got it back and it still doesnt work. phoned canon and they havent a clue and are looking into it. I have found a temporary work around by putting my flashcard in my printer and downloading via the pri


... Canon Digital Cameras

I purchased this camera yesterday. I tried to download pictures and got all the ARC products download which I really do not want and then could not find the way to just download the photos onto my PC. We did have the camera set to the USB setting on the camera. Does this not have a simple way to just download the pictures? I have had KoDak easyshare cameras and a Canon and never had this problem before.


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 t ... GE A1255 Digital Camera

Downloading pictures I have a canon power shot s31s. I have downloaded all the software previously on my home computer with no dramas. I have been using the camera constantly while on holidays with no problem (downloading pics) to my laptop, but now that i am back home, i went to download pictures to my home computer and it doesn't find the camera when i hook it to the computer?? I have never had this happen before. When i do a search it doesn't find the camera and i have uninstalled the program


You can always use a CF card reader to download the pics to your pc... thats one way out and is much faster.. \015\012\015\012but try this... \015\0121) uninstall the software... \015\0122) Reboot PC... \015\0123) instal ... Canon PowerShot S3 IS Digital Camera

Downloading pictures I have a canon power shot s31s. I have downloaded all the software previously on my home computer with no dramas. I have been using the camera constantly while on holidays with no problem (downloading pics) to my laptop, but now that i am back home, i went to download pictures to my home computer and it doesn't find the camera when i hook it to the computer?? I have never had this happen before. When i do a search it doesn't find the camera and i have uninstalled the program


I think the USB driver in your laptop is malfuntioning.\015\012Try the following step.\015\0121. Press windows+Pause Key\015\0122. Click on device manager\015\0123. Check if there is any ? sign in USB drive.\015\0124. If ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera

I cannot download my photos onto the computer even though I have downloaded the Canon Digital Camera Solution Disk. My camera is Canon PowerShot A570 IS


You dont need the disk. You can just connect your camera to your computers usb port and download your pictures then save it like a normal file. ... Canon Digital Cameras

Cannot download pictures using zoom browser ex with my camera Canon SD450 in my Wwindows Vista laptop. Laptop doesn't open automatically the download window as in with XP. Also, I cannot open Canon Camera Window to open it.


Camera direct to computer connections are notoriously problematic. (Lousy with bugs etc.) I avoid the problem entirely by using a card reader ($15-20) combined with Picasa3 (free software from Google). Remove card from camera and insert into card rea ... Canon Powershot SD450 / IXUS 55 Digital Camera

Bought canon rebel xsi camera and cannot download to computer. Small EOS Utility window opens to select software to download pics to but is blank, nothing for me to select. Top of window says camera connected to computer. Have uninstalled Canon software and reinstalled but did not help.


You could possibly try putting your memory card in a card reader and manually move them in Windows Explorer. They are located in DCIM folder. ... Canon Digital Rebel XSi Digital Camera

I'm experiencingdifficulty in transferring photos to my pc from my recently purchased Canon XSI, ie: Windows does not recognize the USB cord from my camera to a port in my pc. My solution disk, ver 18.1 is damaged, I thought that I may have not fully downloaded the disc, and my local camera shop indicated that I may be able to download the disk from a Canon Website. That being the case, your assistance is requested, please. Some suggestion, too, that my pc may be the culprit. Thanks, Ron Russell


Use a card reader to download your pics to a folder you create on your desktop. ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera

I am using the canon camera ES 350D. So i have downloaded the driver for vista from canon website and installed.. after installation i am able to see the camera in driver manager but it is not available in my computer.. how can i download my photos? Thanks, Amutha


Having gone two months without a response to my query, I assume my suggestion to use a card reader solved the problem. ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

I have a Canon Powershot A590 while downloading pictures from camera to a file on my computer I noticed some pictures I did not want to download and cancelled the download from the computer file. (It said 23 our of nearly 100 pictures would be cancelled. When I went back to my camera the message screen on camera was "No Images". I did not format the disk or take any further pictures. I have been told that my pictures may have been placed in a hidden folder on the disk. If so how can I resto


You should have let the download complete and then delete the pics from their location on your computer. You can try using a separate card reader to see if your pics show up. You can also take the card to a store like Walmart that has a Kodak picture ... Canon PowerShot A590 IS Digital Camera

I can take digital photos that are on the sd card but I am not able to get my pc to download or reconise the Canon Powershot. I can not download photos! It used to go into download mode as soon as I plugged the camera inot the pc by using the digital port on back of camera and usb port on pc. What can I do. I have reset the camera setting back to factory with no success. I have Windows xp.


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 S1 IS Digital Camera

I have a Digital IXUS 750 which until recently was able to download all images from the camera to my PC without a hitch. Immediately the USB link from camera to PC was made the Zoom Browser Ex fired up, the blue light illuminated on the camera and hitting the button and the images downloaded with no probs. Now despite uninstalling, reinstalling and applying canon's latest zoom browser update - nothing. Connecting the USB to Camera link and turning the camera on in the playback mode does nothing


... Canon PowerShot SD550 / IXUS 750 Digital Camera

I have a Canon A700 powershot. For some reason the camera is not automatically downloading the photos to my computer. I have reinstalled the software to the computer but when I connect the camera to the computer the blue light on the camera denoting download capability no longer comes on and the computer whilst sound prompting the connection does not appear to be recognising/connecting the camera to the computer. This is a recent problem. Is it likely to be a fault with the camera, computer


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 A700 Digital Camera

For some reason now my computer wont recognise my canon powershot A560 -says something about connection.I use to get a window on view screen on my camera that i used to download pics onto computer via usb cable and now i only get a frozen picture on camera.Had usb cable and camera at camera shop today and they said usb cable ok as was connection in camera..Have tried all 5 usb ports on my computer..I have lost manual so cant remember exactly what im meant to do to download pics i dont really wan


Windows updates changes the registry and sometimes causes our "toys" to stop working. You can contact Microsoft and get instructions to re-write your registry(very dangerous if you don't know what you're doing) or, you can do what the pros do to avoi ... Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera

Video Format Problem includes:  Canon Powershot SD1000  iPhoto '08 Connecting camera via USB Status:  Downloading Images = no problem  Downloading Videos = Problem  Downloading Images & Video = Problem Story: When trying to download videos from Canon SD1000 to iPhoto '08 a problem occurs. iPhoto crashes once it trys to import video into iPhoto. Upon relaunch iPhoto identifies photo files which were downloaded before crash and photos on camera and downloads duplicates until it tries to download v


I've been having the same problem. It must be because of an iPhoto update because I transferred lots of videos to my Mac via iPhoto all spring and summer and never had this happen. If you open iPhoto and select preferences and then in the ... Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera

Canon a560 I just got my camera for Christmas, last night I downloaded 12 pictures from the camera (with the original memory card)  today I put in a 1GB card and when I just got home and tried to download my pics nothing is happening.  I tried going to the start menu and manually pulling it up and it says camera is not detected.  If I turn the camera off and back on I can hear the computer chime so I know it's detecting it somewhat.  I tried uninstalling the software and then reinstalling it and


Sounds like the card is defective or inferior.Some Asian cards have been known to be relabelled higher than their actual size. [ie 256MB marked as 512MB fraud scam]Suggest trying the original card again - if it works them probably not the ... Fuji FinePix S5100 Digital Camera

E18? Hi, folks!  I have an old Canon PowerShop s100 that displays the message "E18" when I try to turn it on.  Thoughts?  I'm going abroad tomorrow and really need a working camera!! Less pressingly, I no longer have the software that came with the camera, and I have a new Dell with Vista. I've been trying to download photos off my camera, but when I attach the camera to the computer, I'm asked to install driver software that I don't have.  Can you suggest a site to download Vista-compatible dri


E18 means that the lense is not coming out all the way it is a internal error it is going to have to be taken apart and the internal workings cleaned. for drivers sorry have know idea. ... Canon PowerShot S100 Digital Camera
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.3535 seconds