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Downloading photos to pc after connecting to a mac

Hi! I have never had a problem downloading photos from my camera to a PC, until now. The camera connects and is recognized, but the computer cannot get the photos. A message comes up either saying the camera is busy or can't be found. I have tried using several programs and they all give a similar message.

 

The last computer it was connected to was a Mac - it worked fine - could that have messed up the formatting or something so the pictures can't be found?

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  • Anonymous Feb 03, 2008

    DCIM folders in the memory card seems to be hidden. Therefore cannot download. pls help

  • durhamdo Jan 12, 2009

    I have a Rebel XT, which downloded fine on old computer. Recently updated to new system. Software is in the hard drive, but it will not recognize my camera. I'm running Windows XP. I have a SONY digital which downloads fine.

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Chances are you have some other program running on your system that's access your camera so that no other program can access it./ check all your start up items

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