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Installed camera in computer now I can t find the icon for the camera, can you please let me know in what area I can find the icon or give me a idea,

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Hello!

You should be able to find your installed camera on:

**first

- click START
- click ALL PROGRAMS
- locate your camera and highlight, then another menu will drop down then highlight the icon (clicking the icon will open the program, if you right click the icon submenus will drop, choose SEND TO Desktop so that the icon of your camera will be displayed on your desktop)

**second

- locate the folder of your camera on the drive where you installed it, usually on Drive C under Program Files folder.

Hope I was able to help.

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During the installation process, you might have checked (or not checked) a choice having to do with the placement of a Shortcut (icon) on your desktop.

Go to the Start Menu (start button lower left)All Programs>Scroll down till you see your Camer's description>left click once> when you see what you would click on once left to open the camera, right click instead. In a new menu you will see a choice saying Send To with an arrow pointing right. Put your cursor on that line and a new menu will offer you the choise to make a "Shortcut to Desktop"...left click once and all is well again.

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