Question about Canon PowerShot SD750 / IXUS 75 Digital Camera
Computer is not recognizing camera being connected. I am unable to check the box in EOS utility to automatically start . I have reinstalled software and it shows the driver is working.
Consider 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 the EOS utility or any other photo cataloging program.
Posted on Aug 18, 2012
SOURCE: EOS Utility
Try not to launch the program from your computer just plug the camera to the computer and turn it on then the program will self launch and maybe all the functions will be avaliable.I hope it'll work
Posted on Aug 07, 2009
I am not sure about this matter but it seems there is a problem with your new computer. it might not recognize the usb cable.
try to plug your camera in another USB port and try again.
Posted on Aug 20, 2008
SOURCE: My XT will not connect to Vista.
I had same problem. I tried the Canon customer support and got similar advice Muhammed gave, along with several additional steps to try. None of them worked. The only thing that worked was the above suggestion of setting the camera itself to the PTP for the communication setting of the menu.
It's too bad you have do do this work around, it does not allow for the same level of control as the pc communication setting.
Posted on Oct 20, 2008
open device manager, connect camera, it will be seen briefly with yellow triangle and exclamation mark. open it up and uninstall.
Disconnect camera and close windows down. Restart windows, connect camera and switch on, windows will then find it and install driver. Took me hours to figure this one out
Posted on Sep 13, 2009
Skip the use of your software for downloading the camera files.
Buy and use a card reader.
You can download files from the card reader, and use an editor to fix your pictures the way you want.
Save a bunch of time and effort!
Posted on Oct 19, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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