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Downloading my pics from my canon s215

Usually when I plug in my camera to my hard drive, the screen comes up asking me what I want to do. The screen comes up, but w/ no options, just an option to cancel.

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  • TrainSpotter Apr 10, 2008

    I have the same problem with my S21S. A long time ago, I tried to find-out what size SD cards would work on this camera. Since there was NOTHING listed in the specifications, I tried a 4GB card. The camera simply would not recognise it, but worked fine when I returned the 1GB card to it. A few days ago, I popped-in a 2GB card to see if that would work. The camera seemed to accept it, and created a directory on it, but this is when my screen went blank. the only thing that is constantly present is a small hand symbol. The stored images can be displayed, and the menus work... I think its locked-up. Is there an "all reset" button, or sequence somewhere? TIA!

  • smelly kelly Apr 10, 2008

    Thanks for the advice... I would install the software again, but I lost it. Where do I get a usb card reader?

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Try re-installing the software on your computer. You can always get the images off the SD card with a USB card reader; cheap and available everywhere. (At least until you find a fix.) I use one anyway, I think its easier than the USB to camera method.

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