Having problems with your Pentax Optio E40 Digital Camera ?

Optio e40 pc won't recognise camera. don't have installation disc. ideas? thanks,drew


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The Best solution is to get an SD card reader. Then you take the SD memory card out of the camera, put the SD card into the reader and plug directy into a USB port.  They are very cheap to buy and quite handy.
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