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Canon 40D upload photos - camera busy -

Hi, I misplaced my manual - trying to upload photos to MY PICTURES - and the camera keeps reading :BUSY. Have tried removing the camera - shutting down the computer and re-starting and I still get "BUSY" on the LED on the camera - can you help me......

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    We are having the same problem but it is reading busy when the camera is turned on. Did you get a solution?

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When you fist connect the camera, the computer performs an initial scan of all the images on the card. This can take a while with slower cards and if there is a lot of images, slower again. Sometimes an error on the card may even slow things down as well. If you manage to get your pictures off the card, try formatting it using the format option in the cameras menu and see if that improves perfomance. Otherwise a better card may be in order.

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