Having problems with your Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ5 Digital Camera ?

Hi there. A friend decided my computer is too slow so deleted some programs. It seems that the program for my PC to "see" the Panasonic DMC-FZ5 has gone. I use my camera almost daily to download my pictures and since the "clean up" the PC doesn't respond to the connection? Do I need a download? Or a GUN to shoot my soon to be ex friend. There isn't a progam disk in the packaging the camera was purchased in? Please help. I feel like my hands are in hand cuffs!! Thanks Sheryl


Answers :

Consider 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, such as Picasa ( http://picasa.google.com ).

Also, consider using a knife instead of a gun. It's quieter :-)
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