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

Up/downloading problems We have several W55's and love them, but 1 of them is no longer downloading to the computer. When we hook it up, and turn it on, the lens extends as though to take a picture. We put the memory card into the other camera and downloaded that way, but the messed up camera is about to go with my son back to California, so our "temporary solution" won't work anymore. Its as though the computer doesn't recognise that camera at all. If there isn't a solution to our problem, does


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There are plenty of card readers that will read Sony memory sticks. You or your son should be able to pick one up at just about any electronics or office-supply store.
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