Question about Cameras
My problem is that my box didn't come with the CD to install the drivers for this particular ArcSoft CD30P-3 Digital Camera, so I can't use the Add New Hardware Wizard or anything else to get pictures off of it, but yet the computer recognizes that a device is there. Can somebody please help me on where I can find drivers or an application for free for this particular camera? Thanks
Remove all Camera Software.
Assuming you have a Windows Computer when the camera is plugged in and in the upload mode
The computer will recognise it as a new device in My Computer.
Posted on Jun 20, 2008
The simple solution to this problem is that no drivers are required. This camera is treated as a removable (secondary) drive just as if it was a USB thumb drive or external hard drive.
First go to settings on the camera by rotating the dial to the wrench icon.
Turn the camera on and select Set-Up 2
Your camera is now ready to use with your computer.
Now plug your camera into your computer and check under My Computer for the drive to show. You can now copy files over to your computer from the camera.
If the drive isn't showing you'll have to go into Disk Management to view it
Disk Management is under Administrartive Tools located in your Control Panel (or Start Menu if you have it set to show there)
Select Administrative Tools
On the left hand side click Disk Management (or on the right click Storage then Disk Management)
Finally you can now Right Click the cameras drive and chose Open
Posted on Jul 08, 2009
SOURCE: my JAZZ HDV 147 digital
Unfortunately it seems harder than you would think.
Found this unsettling review about JAZZ: http://www.scaminformer.com/scam-report/big-lots-warningwarningdo-not-buy-jazz-c1688.html
Providing the link to DIGITEC who you might contact for support.
Posted on Jul 05, 2011
You don't need a driver.
The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer or connected via USB or FireWire). This is likely to be faster than connecting the camera to the computer, and won't run down your camera's batteries.
Once the card is plugged in, it will appear to your computer as a removable drive. You can use the operating system's drag&drop facility to copy pictures from the card to the computer's hard drive, the same way you copy any other files. Or you can use any photo cataloging program such as Picasa.
Posted on May 21, 2012
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