Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS Digital Camera ?

Camera isn't detected anymore by my computer.

\015 When I plug in the USB cord to my connect my camera to my computer nothing happens. The camera software used to popup right away and now nothing happens.\015

Answers :

Switch your camera to playback mode and see if it will connect. I don't recall having to do that in the past, but mine just had a problem connecting and worked when I put it in playback mode.
Go to your start menu>all programs and look for it.
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