Having problems with your Polaroid a300 Digital Camera ?

My son is off to college and just bought a new Polaroid A330 camera for one of his classes. He took his first set of pics and when he connects the camera to the laptop the laptop does not recognize the device. can you give any help?


Answers :

Install program CD in to laptop
Please install required software from the CD which you must have got with the camera package.

Software and drivers are very important on a computer to recognize a hardware.

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