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USB Initializing I bought my camera used and it works great. I had to purchase the USB cord separately but when I plug it into the camera it just says USB Initializing and has an hour glass. It never changes or allows me to download my pictures. Any advice? Should I get a different USB cord? Any help would be appreciated. Thanks, Dana

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  • irie4unme13 Jan 02, 2008

    Yes, I bought it used and nothing came with it except the memory card.

  • irie4unme13 Jan 02, 2008

    I can get the pics via the card at the WalMart Kiosk. I guess it's not as bad as it could be :) It does take beautiful pictures just can't get them directly via usb.

    Thanks for your help

  • irie4unme13 Jan 02, 2008

    I have Microsoft Windows 2002 Service Pack 2

    I downloaded the software that is required for earlier Windows but it said in the manual it wasn't needed for my version. I am so computer illiterate. I will look for the icon but as i stated earlier, on my camera it just shows "initializing usb" on the screen with an hourglass...so i'm not sure what is going on there. Maybe i should try with another computer to know for sure. I can try that tomorrow at school. Any more help would be a great thing and thanks so much for the help you've already given. :)

  • irie4unme13 Jan 02, 2008

    I found the folder that i downloaded...it has to be unzipped and i did this then it doesn't do anything...i'm a computer idiot!!!

  • tokaheya Nov 03, 2008

    I have the same exact problem,I had to buy a new cord now it just says usb initializing,then nothing,will not download pics,it use too.Maybe it is the cord,ahhh!!

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It is normal for a Camera to be sold complete with all leads in the box.
Was this not so in your case.
Is it used or secondhand?

Posted on Jan 01, 2008

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    john ash Jan 02, 2008

    I hate to say this
    But the reason it was sold I guess was the camera or card is faulty.
    Take it back and ask for your money back.
    This is an old model camera, Minolta no longer exist as a brand and the company has been taken over by Sony.
    So I guess you could be on a loser here.
    Does it take pictures and can the card be read in some other way, for example via a card reader?
    It is even possible the camera is OK but the card is faulty.
    Do you have access[via a real friend] to another card or camera to check out on.?

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    john ash Jan 02, 2008

    It takes pictures OK fine.
    It may be you are not setting it up to up load correctly.
    or Your computer is not up to it.
    A Widows ME/2000/XP/ will read the camera as an extrarive so that it shows as a new icon in My Computer.
    Also the Scanner/Camera Wizard will come up asking what you wish to do with the images.
    What is happening here for you
    what is the operating system on your computer

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