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Unable to download pictures from canon A530 digital camera



I'm using Canon A530 digi camera from past 1year and didn't have any problem.

Recently when I tried to connect the camera to the system and try to download the pics, it says "No pictures found" even though the pictures & videos available to view (from the camera)

Please help me to download the pictures. Is there any setting that needs to be reset?


Thanks in Advance,


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Re: Unable to download pictures from canon A530 digital...

Try removing the memory card and inserting it again.
Also, does the computer detect the camera properly?

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