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Transfering photos to laptop

Hi,

I've owned my Canon A540 for almost two years and haven't had any problem whatsoever. But now all of the sudden I am unable to upload my photos. My laptop recognized that the camera was plugged in but that was as far as it got. I was able however to go through my external hard drive ports, but now this doesn't work.

Is it the camera, or the computer, or the software?

Thanks

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  • mestryker Nov 02, 2008

    I have exactly the same problem. My camera is almost two years old and it has always been a sinch to just stick in the cord and have my photos uploaded in seconds. Now, the last three times I have had new pictures to upload I fight with it and then get frustrated and quit. The camera is connected, but nothing ever shows up and the screen on the camera never has the transfer screen that comes up or the blue light does not come on.

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I would begin with the software.

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