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I have 300+ picture in my canon PS a530 and when i connect the camera to my computer there is no picture, i try card reader still no picture or video no hidden files there is one folder "MISC" but its empty. my memory card is 2gb and there are 700mb use space and i cant see any pic.... please help

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Take no more pics until you've recovered the photos, take the card out of the camera. Here's some freeware photo recovery software that should be what you're looking for.

You will need to use your card reader with this software.

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