Having problems with your Fuji FinePix S5200 / S5600 Digital Camera ?

"Communication Error" cannot use the USB setting to transfer pics to computer have to use "picture bridge" plug and play won't work, tried on 3 different computers

\015 Hi i have a fugi finepix s5200 I was able to transfer photos to my computer just fine until a couple weeks ago when the plug and play stopped working it won't plug and play on any computer so I switched the settings to picturebridge on the camera and that will work but the setting for "usb" will not the screen says "communication error".\015

Answers :

Try NOT connecting your camera to your computer.

The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer or connected via USB or FireWire). This is likely to be faster than connecting the camera to the computer, and won't run down your camera's batteries.

Once the card is plugged in, it will appear to your computer as a removable drive. You can use the operating system's drag&drop facility to copy pictures from the card to the computer's hard drive, the same way you copy any other files. Or you can use any photo cataloging program such as Picasa.
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