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Keep getting cannot detect camera on my ixus 80is

\015 I have a canon ixus 80is and have uploaded pictures many times before onto my pc, but for some reason today i keep getting the message cannot detect camea. i have tried all the simple things like turning camera off then on and trying again from the beginning and have also tried manually uploading but to no avail please help as i am not that technically mainded and dont know what else to try\015

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This question comes up several times a day here in the camera section at Fixya. But please note, it's very hard to troubleshoot individual software problems online, and it likely is a software issue. But why put up with the headaches of bad software in the first place? Please don't take this as a sales pitch as it's not, but please see the following blog article, as it describes the use of an inexpensive card reader as a much easier, faster, and less error prone way to download your photos. In fact there are several important reasons discussed in the article for using a card reader vice downloading from the camera. USB Card readers are also very inexpensive these day, with cost virtually not an issue:
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