Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera ?

Data loss when trying to copy images to computer

\015 I can view the images on the camera but once I hook up the camera to pc using USB. the program, PMB, states error reading card. then I can't see the images on the camera either anymore. Sony Cybershot dsc-h50 shows a screen recovering data but it's all gone.\015

Answers :

Try NOT connecting your camera to your computer.

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.
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Data loss when trying to copy images to computer

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