Having problems with your HP Photosmart M407 Digital Camera ?

When I plug in the M407 camera nothing happens

\015 I plugged in the USB cord into the back of my computer and nothing happened. No alert tone or anything. I then unplugged the USB cord from the printer's USB port, and the alert tone did signal. When I plugged the camera's USB cable into that port, again nothing happened. I know the port works because the printer works, and I know the camera and it's factory HP USB cord works because I use it all the time using a different computer with no problems. Any ideas? \015\012Thank you!\015

Answers :

Consider 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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