Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD500 / IXUS 700 Digital Camera ?

I have taken a load of pictures but my laptop wont read them and therefore I am unable to download them onto my computer


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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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I have taken a load of pictures but my laptop wont read them and therefore I am unable to download them onto my computer


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