Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W170 Digital Camera ?

I took pictures on my Sony Cybershot that I want to upload to my computer. I cannot use my memory card reader to upload the pics. How do I plug the cord into the computer? I cannot find a port on the actual camera to plug anything into. Is there something that slides out to reveal a port? Please help!


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Are you saying you have a separate card reader but it doesn't work? Or are you speaking about a card reader slot on the computer that doesn't work? Card readers have slots for different cards on one end and a USB plug on the other that you plug into a USB slot on your computer.\012f1def5b.jpg
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