Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD780 IS / IXUS 100 IS Digital Camera ?

When i connect my camera to the usb to import pictures it says the camera is not connected


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Hi,
Please check the USB cable first if it is ok then try reinstall the drivers once again.
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