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I am trying to transfer my photos from my Canon SD 890IS camera

I followed their user guide and loaded the provided "Solution Disk" onto my mac computer. The problem is that my iphoto opens and will not upload the photos, but it is blocking my Canon 'Camera Window' from doing anything also!!!!!! PLEASE HELP!!!!

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Hi,

Check the security settings in your PC (refer to developer), and if that did not work, check out this site (Canon) for any updates for drivers & softwares:
http://support-asia.canon-asia.com/

let me know if that did not work....

Regards

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