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The Samsung S1050 is very battery hungry - make sure you use very fresh new batteries, rechargeable are great - the higher the mAh rating the better. I use Intec rechargeable batteries which are rated at 2900 mAh. If you do use rechargeables, you will have to set the appropriate menu setting for battery type to reflect the type of batteries used.
Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.
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. Or you can use any photo cataloging program.
i know i have the same problem and its so annoying and the people at samsung will never like put anything on the internet or i even called and they didnt have a program to work it drives me up the wall
Please forgive me if I am being stupid but those 2400ah batteries have to be charged before use - I assume that was done.
The first thing I would have done would be to try another set of alkaline batteries as the originals could be discharged.
This is solution is probably too obvious to be true but then you never know.