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Vista os loads software but wont reconize camera

I have installed my powershot softare in vista but it wont reconize the camera.It worked fine on my XP OS

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  • Ritaannrich Jul 02, 2008

    I tried this and my zoom browser came on,but it does this anyway.I dont have a problem until I ask it to download from my camera and it doesnt detect the camera.The software seems to be ok but my camera is detected.I appreciate you giving me a solution to try--thanks so much

  • Ritaannrich Jul 02, 2008

    I meant to say my camera is not detected in the last post

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There might be compatibility issue. Try running the compatibility wizard in vista. You can start the wizard by typing compatibility wizard in windows Help and Support; it will display a link. Select your powershot software in the list of programs and choose XP in the compatibility mode.

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