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Why won't my computer recognize the camera? - Sony Digital Cameras


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Probably because the last Windows update made a change to your registry that prevents your camera from being recognized. Happens to everyone eventually. Get a card reader and use it instead of the camera.\0129381804.jpg
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Why won't my computer recognize the camera? - Sony Digital Cameras


Probably because the last Windows update made a change to your registry that prevents your camera from being recognized. Happens to everyone eventually. Get a card reader and use it instead of the camera.\012 ... Sony Digital Cameras

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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 ... Sony Digital Cameras

I need to download a sony cybershot DSC-S700 digital camera driver disk so i can download my pictures in my computer.i lost my disk and i can't download my pictures because its not recognized by my computer.


You can download the pictures in a very easy way by using a card reader. buy one and take the memory card out of the camera and put it inside the reader.\015\012it has a USB connection and does not need a driver. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S700 Digital Camera

Compatability I have a Sony DCR-TVR17 digital Handycam that worked fine for downloading pictures to my e machines desktop computer with Windows 98. Recently I bought a Sony Vaio VGN-NR498E with Windows Vista. I can no longer download pictures to my computer from my camera. I suspect the problem is a compatability issue between my camera and Vista. Is there a new driver for my camera for Vista?


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I recently hooked my Sony DHC H7 camera to my computer via the USB cable, and deleted all of the photos. Now my camera will not recognize the memory stick, and my computer will not recognize the camera. What did I do to it, and how do I correct this problem?


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I have a Sony Cyper-shot 8.1 mp camera and I can view the pictures on the camera but I can't upload them to my computer. I have inserted the card into the slot in my pc computer and normally I can either copy the pics to a folder or I can go to MY Computer and click on removal disc and then I can upload them. It works great with our other two digital cameras but for some unknown reason with this camera we cannot upload. The little green light even comes on next to the slot on the computer lik


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Try to follow this steps:\015\012Click start, then run, type F:\\DSCP\015\012If you can see the files there I suggest you back it up then reformat your memcard.\015\012 ... Digital Cameras

I have a sony super steady shot 5.1 mega pixels digital camera... we bought a USB cable to hook it up to the computer. How do we download the pictures? Everyone says that something should appear when we plug it into the computer, but nothing does. The camera wizard does not have Sony as an option.


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 ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-H1 Digital Camera

JVC GR-DVL920u digital video camera cannot be recognized by my personal computer at home or at work. Have tried the USB connection and the digital video connection. Have uploaded the driver from the CD. Still will not recognize camera. Any solutions?


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Reload the driver and software on the PC. Since the camera works on another PC and the thumb drive is seen in the XP PC, the problem must be with the driver in the XP PC. If this camera has NEVER worked with the XP PC, make sure it is compatible wit ... Sony Digital Cameras

My computer has decided it cant recognize my digital camera anymore. I have uninstalled the driver for the camera, and reinstalled it, still the same. Also been on the camera website to find the up to date driver for camera.Downloaded this, and still the same. I have taken out the camera sd card and placed it in the processor, still not recognizing camera. What else can I do to get it to work?


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Have a new sony dsc-w120 cyber shot camera. first digital camera and have no clue. also have memory stick duo. can i transfer pictures directly from the camera to my mac computer using usb cable? how do i transfer photos from the camera to memory stick? is it best to transfer photos to mac computer from the memory stick or from the camera directly?


OK, Camera has small inbuilt memory that can store few pictures. You can copy these photos in memory stick by inserting memory stick in camera, go to Menu >> Copy >> Yes.Memory stick stores many photos depends on its size and ... Digital Cameras

Olympus FE-320 Digital Camera will not transfer photos to Computer via USB port hook up. When connected and PC or Transfer selected, screen message on camera says "Wait" and never connects. When Olympus Master 2 program opens on computer it does not recognize Camera Connection and continues to search for Camera so no images can be transferred. This combination did work in the past but has stopped. All updates have been applied. Need help.


I'm sorry that the Camera is not recognized by the Computer. Unfortunately, knowing the Operating System is the key element in providing troubleshooting the PC connection. However, I will give you the troubleshooting steps which is general for ... Olympus FE-320 Digital Camera

Accidental deletion! Going on a trip of a life time! I have a new computer and new sony digital camera. I have been taking my memory stick out of my camera and re-sizing my pictures on my computer. What wasn't realizing is that when I was saving these pictures I was saving them on the memory stick, not the computer. With the initial thought of saving these pictures on my computer, I erased the pictures on my memory stick. I was very upset when I fond out that these pictures were deleted! HELP!!


First do not panic! It is possible to recover your pictures\015\012if you take care. Take the card from the camera (powered off) and if it has a\015\012"write protect" tab then lock it now. Do not try and write anything\015\012to the card or you risk ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera

My computer wont recognize my digital camera


Have you tried using Nikon software such as Transfer NX or View NX (available to download off the web for free from your Nikon Website)This may help,if you are using "Generic" software this may be part of the problem.See if th ... Digital Cameras

Compatability? Hi, My new Sony DSC-W80 camera is not recognized by my computer (running Mac OX10.3.9).  The camera and cable are fine, since my PC has no problems.  The message on the camera reads "USB Mode Connecting... Switch on [MENU]".  WHen I go to the menu, it gives me different ways to connect to the computer, none of which work.  Any suggestions?


I set the USB to PictBridge mode (press home button, then main settings). Now iPhoto recognizes the camera and I can import photos. \015\012 ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera

Hello, I have a Kodak EasyShare C813 digital camera that is not recognized by my computer. The memory card is also not recognized by my printer. Now it gets confusing. If I take some pictures with the C813 then take the card out of it and put it in my M530, connect it to my printer with a USB cable I get all the pictures off of it. Every solution some very kind people have suggested assumes the C813 is recognized by my computer or printer but that's not the case. The C813 was working j


Please un-install the driver software from your PC , then reinstall the driver or by connecting the camera to the PC to be detected as a new hardware and subsequently installed. If this is not the case then it is for sure th ... Kodak Easyshare C813 Digital Camera

I have lost the driver for Sony digital camera (VDR D 105) - so I am unable to load the photos to my computer from the said camera. Could you please provide me the Driver for the camera VDR R 105, so I will be able to load those important photos to my computer. Thanks for your co-operation in advance. Regards Sankar Malakar


Hi,\012You could download your VDR D 105 driver here :\012https://userdrivers.com/Camcorder/Panasonic-VDR-D100-D105-Camcorder-DVD-RAM-Driver-Software-9-00-for-Windows-2000-XP/\012\012\012Regards, ... Digital Cameras

I am trying to download pictures from my sanyo digital camera. my computer dose not recognize the device. What software do I need to install on my computer to be able to download pictures from my camera to my computer.


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Im trying to import videos from my mini dv tape on my digital Video camera JVC GR-290u i plugged in a usb cord from my camera to the computer but nothing came up. when i switch from video mode to memory mode my computer recognizes the camera and i can import photos from the sd card. but i cant find out how to import video from the tape.


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I can't download my pictures off of my Kodak EasyShare M753 digital camera onto my computer. The computer doesn't even recognize that the camera is attached to the computer.


Is the camera switched on?\015\012Does it give an error mgs or no reaction?\015\012Try and find the cam. in My documents.\015\012Try w. a dif. cable.\015\012\015\012Contact KODAK:\015\012 ... Kodak Easyshare M753 Digital Camera

Deleting photos I can not delete photos in the computer Cybershot-viewer nor can my colleague who is an expert- Can you or Sony resolve this intractable problem? -bad design fault by Sony software geeks.I have a DSC T 30 Sony digital camera and have loaded photos on to my computer using the Cybershot-viewer. Any ideas -thanks, Leslie


My suggestion is to get a card reader which will read your memory card. Then copy all photos to your computer. Next delete what you want from the list on the computer. There are a lot of other free viewers which will read and view the .jpg file ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera
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