Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS Digital Camera ?

I am trying to download pic, communication error on camera

\015 I am trying to download pic, when i attach the interface cable and turn on the camera, "connection error" appears. I tried another cable but have the same problem.\015

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Not knowing your computer OS hard to say. Try re-installing the camera software.
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