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My Canon won't connect to my new iMac running Leopard

I've tried a new cable (only one firewire port to try). It seems to get a very brief connection where it identifies and brings up a brief image and then I get an error message that says there was a problem with the connection.

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Re: My Canon won't connect to my new iMac running Leopard

I've seen that before. It can be a loose connection (cables can be tempramental). I've changed what appear to be perfectly good cables, and which work fine on another computer, with a different cable and it worked. Also, some computers seem to care about sequence. Close the program with the camera connected, and on, and reopen it. Sometimes that works.

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