Having problems with your Vivitar ViviCam 5018 Digital Camera ?

I am trying to get the images from my vivitar 5018 digital camera, on the camera it is showing connection, but on the computer there is no connection? i am trying to do this manually


Answers :

Consider NOT connecting the camera to the 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 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. Or you can use any photo cataloging program.
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