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My sony nex f3 camera is on usb mode and it says its connecting but I havent plugged in the usb cable. I tried every button but I can't seem to fix this. It also says ' check the connected dev

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I just had the same problem. It was the wrong cable. The correct cable should have like a fat rectangular object next to the port on the end connected to the camera. So make sure its the original cable or it will continue to say that.
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