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

Problem downloading I've had my camera for about a year now and have been able to download pictures from my camera to my computer without any trouble. Recently, it has started saying "Cannot find source media for importing" when I try to transfer or import them. I have no idea what that means. I really need to get these pictures into my computer though. If anyone can help, I would be SOOO very appreciative. Thank you!


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Your best option is to get a new camera. trust me it is cheaper.
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