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Transferring images to my pc

When I try to transfer images from my XTi to my pc, a red light on the camera flashes "busy" and the EOS Utility screen on the PC says it can't find the camera....this has happened each time I've tried to transfer images and somehow it finally works....any suggestions of what to do???

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Sounds normal. You could get a faster computer. I like using a  USB card reader. 

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