Having problems with your Olympus FE-170 Digital Camera ?

My Olympus fe170 is about 2 years old. I had no probs till now. However, now when I want to download to PC (plugging in the USB cable), the camera powers on and almost immediately shuts off (screen goes blank). I have to remove & replace the batteries to go thru the same thing again. So just not able to download. Help !!!!


Answers :

Try NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012

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.
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