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My computer won't offload my pictures from my camera.

I hook my Canon Powershot A470 Digital Camera up to my computer with my USB cable but every time I press (in the browser window) Canon Camera, it says ' Camera Not Found', even though I have it plugged in!

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Try NOT connecting your camera to your 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, the same way you copy any other files. Or you can use any photo cataloging program such as Picasa.

Posted on Dec 08, 2012

  • Jenny Hoekman Dec 08, 2012

    I have no idea how to do that! can you take me through step by step?

  • Jenny Hoekman Dec 09, 2012

    Got it. Thank You!

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I'm sorry you're having trouble with this. I have put together a picture that shows where the mini-USB plug is supposed to be attached to the camera. I hope it helps. This picture actually shows plugging the AV cable into the receptical, but right behind it is the mini-USB port. This is where you connect the USB cable. It looks like you have to lift the flap on the corner to reveal the plugs.

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SOURCE: Red hazy screen when view pictures. Also offloads to computer that way.

This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:
 
http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/11/canon-digital-cameras-showing-black.html
 
http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&fcategoryid=225&modelid=13390&keycode=2112&id=29819
 
Applicable cameras include:
A40, A60, A70, A75, A80, A85, A95, A300, A310, S1 IS, S60, S200, S230, S330, S400, S410, S500, SD100, SD110, IXUS V2/300/400/430/500, IXY Digital 200a/300a/400/450/500

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These cameras are easily broken by dropping them. Try to free it by hitting it easy at first, not too hard, you don't want more damage to it? Option number two is to take it to a camera shop for repair estimate. They will try what I'm telling you and chage you a lot if it works.

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am not sure how offten do you used the USB but in my case I use it frecuentely I own a kodak and I have to replace the USB cord at list every 4-5 times i use it.

I recomend u to buy a new one if this works the problem was in your old cord but if this wont work either you can returne the USB cord, its only to see if your old cord is the problem wish am 99.99% that it is .
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