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

How do I download photographs from my camera onto my laptop? I have the proper lead in the camera attached to the laptop but there's nothing happening


Answers :

Consider NOT using the USB connection.\012\012\012

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.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

How do I download photographs from my camera onto my laptop? I have the proper lead in the camera attached to the laptop but there's nothing happening


Consider NOT using the USB connection.\012\012\012The 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 ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera

I have a Sony Cyber shot dsc-w55, i also have a Macbook (version 10.6.4) i had gotten the camera from a friend without the software cd or nething. but when i connect the camera to my laptop absolutely nothing happens. when i eject the camera i get a warning on my computer about "eject properly" yadda yadda, so it has to be connected to my computer ? idk i need help, HELP !


Try NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012The 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 c ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera

When i try to connect my camera to my laptop absolutley nothing happens, i thought maybe there was aproblem with the cable but when i use it to connect to my other computer it works fine and pictures automatically transfer. I have previously been able to transfer the photos onto my laptop without any problems. Please help.


Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012The 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 ... Fuji Finepix Z20fd Digital Camera

The photos off my Optio S7 are not downloading onto my laptop. I have plugged in the cable from the camera to the laptop but nothing is happening.


Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012The 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 ... Pentax Optio S7 Digital Camera

I attach my camera to ny laptop with a UBS cable, turn my camera on and nothing happens


Do what the pros do...use a card reader. ... Digital Cameras

I am unable to download pictures from Coolpix L18 Nikon camera to my Compaq laptop. I downloaded program onto laptop, but nothing happens when I plug in USB cord. Do I have to download further softward? It is very frustrating not being able to get this figured out! Thanks for your assistance! Julie


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 t ... Nikon COOLPIX L18 Digital Camera

When trying to upload pictures/videos onto the laptop, nothing is detected. I've put pictures from this camera onto this laptop before, but now nothing is autostarting. I've tried going into 'My Computer', but still, nothing is detected. I'm not sure whether it's a problem with the camera or the laptop. I have Windows Vista. Please help!


Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012The 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 ... Canon PowerShot A630 Digital Camera

Hello, I just bought a used Nikon Coolpix L100 from someone online and am unable to upload pictures from the camera's internal memory to my computer. I have attached it through a USB cable to my laptop, expecting an icon of some sort to pop up on my macbook's desktop but nothing seems to be happening. I tried researching online to see if a brand new model came with a cd-rom or a link to download software and have been unable to find information that would assist me. Please let me know if there


Hi.To download the images directly to PC you may well need the connecting cable and software from the cd-rom but unfortunately I believe that the original transfer software, except for 'updates' if you already have the original installed, ... Nikon COOLPIX L100 Digital Camera

When I attach my Technika digital camera to my laptop with usb lead nothing happens. This is odd as when I used it last week it worked, now it won't do anything??


Reinstall the driver ....it appears that it doesn't recognize it anymore ...also you can attach it ...and go to the add new hardware in control panel ...and run the wizard ...when will prompt ya ..just choose already added but not installed and see ... Digital Cameras

I have a Samsung SL30 camera and I am trying to upload pictures onto my laptop. I have the correct cord to do so, but nothing is happening. How can I make this work?


Having gone over four months without a response, I assume my suggestion to use a card reader solved the situation. ... Samsung SL30 Digital Camera

Hello.. I have plugged my USB cord into camera, and computer, so i can save all my photos onto my computer. but nothing is happening. a red light is on the USB cord, and the words connecting computer is on the camera screen. nothing else is happening. please can you help.


Check your USB Data cable .. may be is bad or not working properly..taken new cable and try... ... Samsung L100 Digital Camera

When i attach the cable to the laptop nothing


Hi..Do you install the driver of your camera. You need to install the driver of your camera. If the driver are already installed but the same things happen try to use the other USB port of your laptop. Use also another USB cable if do you ... Samsung Digimax L730 Digital Camera

I have a samsung S630 digital camera, about 2 years old. It seems to have stopped being able to download images onto my laptop. The laptop recently was recently repaired and I'm not sure if they removed some programs... I've tried reinstalling the software on the CD ROM that came with the camera, plus updating Adobe etc, but nothing works - when the camera screen comes up with 'connect to computer', I press 'OK' but then it just goes black and switches off! Any suggestons?


Do what the pros do...use a card reader. ... Samsung S630 Digital Camera

Connected Nikon L11 to Vista laptop. Picture Project software NOT installed. Turned on camera in hope Adobe Bridge could be used to transfer photos to laptop. Nothing happened and suddenly something flashed on the camera's screen and now the On/Off button will not work so I cannot turn off the camera. Help. What do I do?


Get a card reader. Use it from now on to transfer your pictures to the computer. Remove the card and battery from the camera...press all the buttons...leave it alone for 20 minutes...insert the card and then the battery...turn it on. ... Nikon Coolpix L11 Digital Camera

I need help. I've used my memory card many times with no problems. Now I put it in my laptop and absolutely nothing happens. It shows under "Devices and Removable Storage" but nothing happens. Under its "Properties" it says "the device is working properly". The AutoPlay is set "Use AutoPlay for all media and devices" I've even tried-- •Follow these steps: 1.Click the Start button , click All Programs, click Accessories, right-click Command Prompt, and then click Run as administrator.


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 t ... HP Photosmart M425 Digital Camera

Transfer problems my camera is connected to my computor via the usb cable but nothing at all happens ie just as if its not connected. i have tried a different computor but again nothing happens. when i attach the flash card direct into a computor i borrowed then no problems at all.


Do what the pros do...use a card reader. ... Nikon Coolpix 5700 Digital Camera

Hi, I've never had any problems transferring photos to my laptop until now. Suddenly, nothing is happening. I switch the camera off, connect it up, switch it back on again and the 'on' light comes on but the lens doesn't come out and the laptop doesn't seem to acknowledge the camera is there. Can anyone help?


Maybe you should update or reinstall the software? Does your camera act like it's connected (like black screen, special light, no access to menus, etc. etc.)? Check if there's a problem with your cable. ... Nikon Coolpix S550 Digital Camera

I have a Kodak C310 digital camera with an sd card in it. I want to upload the pictures onto a latitude d620 dell laptop. I have it plugged into the u drive, but nothing is popping up when i turn on the camera. Is it possible to upload it to this laptop?


It might be the operating system. There might be some problems if using Windows 7.\015\012\015\012Please try to solve the current problem by uploading new firmware:\015\012Connect the camera with the computer.\015\012Turn the ... Kodak EasyShare C310 Digital Camera

No response When I connect my Pentax E10 to my desktop or to my laptop, the camera turns on (the lens comes out) and the computer won't read it! I'm dying because I love my camera! I've had it for over a year and this is the first time this happens! I haven't dorpped it, I never lend it to anyone, nothing different has happened to it! Help!


Consider 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 ... Pentax Optio E10 Digital Camera

Error Message I recharged my battery last night after taking pictures and modifying some photos. This morning I turned on my camera because I was going to tr and download pics onto computer. I plugged in cord to the camera and to the printer port (that may have been my mistake) Nothing happened, since the camera wasn't on. I turned on the camera and I got this error message (on a red screen): Camera hs experienced an error. 00000013-2F6B-FFF-298 Please reset your camera I tried the lightly smack


Tried to take pics but got msg that battery is not charge enough to take pics.  I charged the battery overnight and nothing.  I turn on the camera and the little blue light illuminates for 1 sec and goes out, still no charge.  Do I nee ... HP Photosmart R727 Digital Camera

Question I lost the cable that goes from my camera to the laptop.I have atleast 300+ pictures I want to upload so this mean I can not upload them since I can't find the cord. My mom has a Kodak camera with a similar cord that fits my camera but nothing happens when it is in the camera and the computer. we've tried the laptop and the desktop.It even has the little thing on the cord that the olymous fe 220 camera does.Does anyone know if you have to have the same kind of cord that comes with the c


Heres a link to order a cable from Olympus\015\012\015\012Usually Olympus products use a USB cable wit ... Olympus FE-220 Digital Camera

Download Problems Have had my camera for just over a year and had no problems downloading my photos onto my PC using Windows XP until recently. When I connect the USB cable to the camera the message USB Mode Mass Storage no longer appears on the camera and nothing happens on PC. Have followed all advise in manual, changing the USB connection, disconnecting everything else on PC etc. Havre tried other cameras on PC and they are still working OK, have tried another lead but no difference, have


I HAVE THIS SAME PROBLEM WITH THE CAMERA! This happened to me after getting a new pc with windows xp -- I wasn't on xp before. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera

Battery Problems Hi, I have an Casio Exilim EX-Z77 camera and the battery has totally died. I can't even turn the camera on without it beeping and turning right off. I have the usb wire to connect it to my computer, so that it can charge, but when I connect the usb wire and the camera, nothing happens. And I still have no battery power. Is there some way I can charge this camera? I'm the photographer for 4th of July festivities. Help!!


OMG it works I touched the 9v + to the Casio battery then stuck it in the charger and tada the damn charger stopped blinking!! LMFAO! I was gonna have a fit ;'0 I thought I was gonna be camera-less cause the battery wasn't working. I won't go that lo ... Casio Exilim EX-Z77 Digital Camera

Power doesn't work properly. When I turn off camera with power button, lense stays out. When I turn on, the lense goes in then back out again, but after a few seconds, I get the message: "Please turn camera off then on again." If I don't do anything, the camera will turn off by itself, and the lense will go in. Battery is fully charged, and nothing dramatic happened to start this problem...


HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel\012 after dropping it. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional.Use\012\ ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX8 Digital Camera

Canon digital IXUS 60. Lens does not move in and out. Camera turns on but nothing happens. Unable to take photographs. Error message:- Lens error restart camera. Restarting camera does not resolve problem


I'm guessing that the lens is stuck. Either the cover refuses to open because something is wedged in or a mechanical malfunction. The camera won't work if the lens does not come out a bit. Take a look at the lens and examine why the cover doesn't ... Digital Cameras
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.4611 seconds