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I have a DM-MV300E camcprder and have just purchased Pinnacle software to enable to burn onto DV and edit etc. I'm not able to locate the device in the windows device manager - it is telling me that it should show as an IEEE 1394 bus host controller but nothing is registering. Do I need to download a driver from Canon? Thank you.

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SOURCE: Cannot retrieve video from miniDV camcorder using Adaptec Fireconnect 8300 firewire card on Windows XP Home SP2

I have found you a Manual if that is of any help? www.adaptec.com/en-US/support/firewire/FireConnect/AFW-8300/_docs/afw8300_ug_pdf.htm All I can think of is a faulty cable? Also sometime just changing the PCI slot will help?

Posted on Aug 04, 2007

jackboy
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SOURCE: i need help

If your computer is Win ME/2000/XP   you do not need software from a disk
Windows can do it all by itself
Simply plug the camera into the USB port and Windows will put up the scanner camera wizard - follow the prompt

Posted on Oct 12, 2007

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SOURCE: driver for IEEE 1394 BUS HOST CONTROLLER

Download Driver Detective and it will reinstall it and do updates for you.

Posted on Dec 24, 2007

SOURCE: Canon IXUS 70 Downloading to computer.

I've Canon IXUS 70.
My camera is full with images.
I can't download images to my computer.
Pls help me that:
How can i download the images from my camera into my computer.

Thanks in advance.
srinu

Posted on Feb 21, 2008

edo333
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SOURCE: downloading photos from Canon 400D direct to Canons photo editing programmes on new windows Vista computer.

There are two ways to solve this problem. I am assuming you are simply clicking on the pictures and choosing "edit" or double clicking on the pictures and they are opening in "Vista picture editing"
The first way to overcome this is by opening the desired program first (in this case canon's photo editor) and then choose open and find the desired photos.
The other way is to set the file type association in vista so that RAW programs open with the canon program see below for step by step:
1. Click Start
2. Click default programs on the black bar
3. Click Associate a file type or protocol with a program
4. Find the file types you want to open automatically in your canon editing program (RAW .jpg etc)
5. Click once at the top of the page click change program
6. A new window will open, if it does not list the correct program click browse at the bottom of the window and find your editor in it's folder.
7. Select the desired program by double clicking
8. Click OK
9. Click close
10. Test the new file association by double clicking a RAW file or one of the other file types and see if it loads into the correct program.

The final (and this is simply my plug for open source programs) solution would be to try something like GIMP (it is a photo editing suite developed under linux but adapted for windows) you can search for it on google.

If you are having trouble with any of these steps please post a comment and I will try and add some clarification.
Hope this helps

Posted on May 06, 2008

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