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

MY Sony CyberShot will not connect to the computer. I've connected it succesfully before but now when I try to upload my photos the camera says "USB Mode Connecting...Switch on to [MENU]". I tried all 3 but it still wont connect. Sometimes it says "USB Mode Mass Storage"

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You've reached the point where you need to start using a separate card reader.
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