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Downloading movies from PowerShot SD850 IS to Mac G5

I downloaded movies fromy my Canon PowerShot SD850 IS onto my Mac G5 (10.4.10) using the Canon Software that came with the camera. Movies were stored on a 2 GB SD card. The movies appear in the ImageBrowser, but only play for 1 sec. It looks like I get the thumbnail and then white background during playback for the 1 second. The movies playback fine on the camera. 

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Re: Downloading movies from PowerShot SD850 IS to Mac G5

Sounds like you are watching the thumbnails but the files are still on the camera... try downloading/transfering via iphoto.. the files should show up in your iphoto library and if you double click them, it will launch quicktime and allow you to play it...
let me know if that gets you there...

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