Question about Canon PowerShot S45 Digital Camera

1 Answer

My canon powershot s45 works fine , until i plug it into my computer. then it wont even power up . its not my ports or cords i checked them. i dont have the manual & i think that a setting was changed or something . what settings do i need it on to transfer my pics to my comp?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 57 Answers

When connected to the PC the cameras display will blank out, this is normal. If the cameras "Communication" setting is set to "Normal" you can only download images when the cameras drivers have been installed of the bundled CD. If you change it to "PTP" (Picture Transfer Protocol), you can connect it to any computer without installing drivers. Set the camera into playback mode, press the menu button and navigate into the menu with the tools(setup). You will find it there. Good Luck!

Posted on Apr 15, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I cannot copy my fotos on my computer with my Canon PowerShot S45


Hi,

There is a very easy way to download those pictures to your PC.
Checkout this tip that I wrote about that.

How to easilydownload Pictures from Digital Camera

heatman101

Apr 21, 2011 | Canon PowerShot S45 Digital Camera

1 Answer

My canon powershot s45 does not have a driver for windows 7


Consider NOT using a driver.

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.

Jan 28, 2011 | Canon PowerShot S45 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Canon powershot A720is continually powers my computer on and off


Don't thru the camera out the window as it is working on the other system.

I assume you are connecting the camera to the computer USB port; if yes, please check the USB drivers of the operating system on the computer. there might be a physical USB port issue, or USB driver issue or USB port over current issue.

Check all this things before connecting ur camera or check with any other USB device.

Regards,
k.vel

Mar 30, 2009 | Canon PowerShot A720 IS Digital Camera

1 Answer

Cannot find a driver for Canon PowerShot S45 for Windows Vista


When connecting a digital camera to your computer with the usb connector, then turning it on the memory card in the camera becomes a removable drive under My Computer and will also bring up a dialogue window that will ask if you want to import pictures, etc. There is no need for a driver. Steve Medley

Dec 11, 2008 | Canon PowerShot S45 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Canon powershot s45


Here are some simple things to try first for a camera that won't power on. They won't work for every case, but they're worth a try:
http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/11/simple-fix-for-dead-cameras-that-wont.html

May 06, 2008 | Canon PowerShot S45 Digital Camera

2 Answers

Canon Powershot S45 Won't Take Picture


If you are beyond the one year factory warranty, you do qualify for the upgrade program. As of last check, your model qualifies for the S3 is for $165 plus shipping.

Call Canon and ask about Canon Loyalty Program.

Hope this helps!

Jan 20, 2008 | Canon PowerShot S45 Digital Camera

1 Answer

S45 not powering up


Ditto for me as well. Did anybody have an adapter that lets you power the camera directly? I'm thinking about opening it, but who knows? 5 year obsolescence time-out?

Nov 19, 2007 | Canon PowerShot S45 Digital Camera

2 Answers

Canon PowerShot S45 Digital Camera


Maybe this fuse is blown:
http://www.hit-karlsruhe.de/aol2mime/images/S45_S50_PowerFuse.jpg
Short it or replace it.
See also http://www.hit-karlsruhe.de/aol2mime/canon_powershot.htm
Good luck!
eNDi

Oct 17, 2007 | Canon PowerShot S45 Digital Camera

Not finding what you are looking for?
Canon PowerShot S45 Digital Camera Logo

Related Topics:

276 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Canon Cameras Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

TC CAMERA REPAIR.Com...

Level 2 Expert

168 Answers

old marine
old marine

Level 3 Expert

1923 Answers

Are you a Canon Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...