Having problems with your Vivitar Vivicam 8225 Digital Camera ?

When I connect my camera to my computer to download the pix from my memory card, I get a blue screen and MSDC. What am I doing wrong?


Answers :

Nothing. This is normal, it's the camera simply telling you that it's connected to the computer. Once the camera is connected to the computer, use the computer to transfer pictures.

However, you might want to 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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