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My Mac Mini disc drive is broken so I cannot load my Canon software. I took some pictures in raw with my Rebel XS and wanted to know if there is a way that I can download the software without a disc drive.

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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 iPhoto or any other photo cataloging program.

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Hi I have a quick question. after I have been downloading my pictures from my camera to computer, I am not able to edit them or download them onto any websites. is this an error w/my camera or computer?


You did not state which computer or software you are using to edit your video, bu the general consensus is the raw footage has to be "unwrapped" from its compressed form (video gets compressed to fit on SD card) so that it can be editable with your software. Otherwise, editing the footage will be difficult. I use a Mac and FCP. My workflow is - after moving the files from my SD Card to my ext. hard drive, I batch load them into MPEG Streamclip (free software for PC and Mac). Then I choose Apple ProRes 422 (LT) to transcode my raw footage. After waiting for the process to finish (minutes to hours, depending on how many files you batch load), I import my files into FCP and everything works great. No more issues. Also, if you are working on a Mac, iMovie will accept your Rebel.mov files without issue. iMovie unwraps the footage with the Apple Intermediate Codec automatically and editing in iMovie is so simple that it makes me want to smack myself for not trying it sooner after editing on FCP for the last 10 years.......

Jun 10, 2011 | Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

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Canon Rebel XS Firmware Update MAC Models: Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D...


Canon Rebel XS Firmware Update MAC

Models: Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D
Solves: BUSY Error & Error 99

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Doesyour Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D suffer from either of thefollowing error messages that prevent it from normal operation?
  1. Some cameras may exhibit a phenomenon in which theLCD monitor does not display, the shutter does not release, and the BUSY indication remains lit in the viewfinder.
  2. Themessage, "Err 99 Shooting is not possible. Turn the power switch to<OFF> and <ON> again or re-install the battery", appears onthe camera's LCD monitor, and after the above operation is carried out,the LCD monitor displays in a language that is different from theactual language setting.
Installation of this Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update will solve these problems.

To download the MAC version of the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware upgrade, click here.

I hope that helps.
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Follow this link to download the Windows version of the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update.

Follow this link to download a pdf version of the firmware installation instruction guide.

Follow this link to download the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D Instruction Manual.

on Apr 15, 2010 | Canon EOS Rebel XS 35mm SLR Camera

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Canon Rebel XS Firmware Update PDF Models: Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D ...


Canon Rebel XS Firmware Update PDF

Models: Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D

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Would you like a digital, searchable, pdf version of the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D Firmware / Installation Guide?

Follow this link to download a pdf version of the firmware installation instruction guide.

I hope that helps.
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Follow this link to download the Windows version of the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update.

Follow this link to download the MAC version of the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update.

Follow this link to download the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D Instruction Manual.

on Apr 15, 2010 | Canon EOS Rebel XS 35mm SLR Camera

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How do i save raw pictures from my camera to a disk. When I transfer them to my computer I can only open them with my cameras software. I don't know how to get them into another program so I can burn them....


You can't burn raw pictures. They are only data from a camera....not an actual picture. They must be processed in an editing program and then converted to another format such as jpeg or tiff.

Apr 25, 2011 | Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS...

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When using Canon Rebel XS sometimes it takes several seconds before I can take another shot. it reads busy. What can i do to correct this. I am losing perfect picture opportunities


This can depend on the picture quality you have selected, try using JPEG only, no RAW. If this is still not fast enough, you can try a faster SD card, going up to a SDHC Class 6. The Canon XS is a low-end of the EOS Digital Rebel and the slowest, if speed is absolutely required past JPEG only and a Class 6 SDHC, your only hope is upgrading to a faster Rebel.

Jun 20, 2010 | Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS...

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Canon busy signal busy signal after take a picture


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I can help you fix the BUSY Error or Error 99 of your Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D.

Installation of this Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update will solve these problems:
  1. Some cameras may exhibit a phenomenon in which the LCD monitor does not display, the shutter does not release, and the BUSY indication remains lit in the viewfinder.
  2. The message, "Err 99 Shooting is not possible. Turn the power switch to<OFF> and <ON> again or re-install the battery", appears on the camera's LCD monitor, and after the above operation is carried out,the LCD monitor displays in a language that is different from the actual language setting.
See the firmware instructions and download the firmware upgrade by following these Fixya Tips :

  1. Follow this link to download a pdf version of the firmware installation instruction guide.
  2. Follow this link to download the Windows Version of the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update.
  3. Follow this link to download the MAC version of the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update.
  4. Follow this link to download the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D Instruction Manual.

I hope that helps.

Dec 26, 2009 | Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS...

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Canon EOS - no data on LCD and viewfinder says busy


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I can help you fix the BUSY Error or Error 99 of your Canon EOS Rebel XS.

Installation of this Canon EOS Rebel XS firmware version 1.06 update will solve these problems:
  1. Some cameras may exhibit a phenomenon in which the LCD monitor does not display, the shutter does not release, and the BUSY indication remains lit in the viewfinder.
  2. The message, "Err 99 Shooting is not possible. Turn the power switch to<OFF> and <ON> again or re-install the battery", appears on the camera's LCD monitor, and after the above operation is carried out,the LCD monitor displays in a language that is different from the actual language setting.
See the firmware instructions and download the firmware upgrade by following these Fixya Tips :

  1. Follow this link to download a pdf version of the firmware installation instruction guide.
  2. Follow this link to download the Windows Version of the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update.
  3. Follow this link to download the MAC version of the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update.
  4. Follow this link to download the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D Instruction Manual.

I hope that helps.

Nov 04, 2009 | Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS...

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My 9 month old camera will power up, focus and flash however it will not take the picture. When looking through the view finder, "busy" flashes when trying to take the picture. The battery is fully charged...


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I can help you fix the BUSY Error or Error 99 of your Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D.

Installation of this Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update will solve these problems:
  1. Some cameras may exhibit a phenomenon in which the LCD monitor does not display, the shutter does not release, and the BUSY indication remains lit in the viewfinder.
  2. The message, "Err 99 Shooting is not possible. Turn the power switch to<OFF> and <ON> again or re-install the battery", appears on the camera's LCD monitor, and after the above operation is carried out,the LCD monitor displays in a language that is different from the actual language setting.
See the firmware instructions and download the firmware upgrade by following these Fixya Tips :

  1. Follow this link to download a pdf version of the firmware installation instruction guide.
  2. Follow this link to download the Windows Version of the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update.
  3. Follow this link to download the MAC version of the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update.
  4. Follow this link to download the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D Instruction Manual.

I hope that helps.

Jul 31, 2009 | Canon EOS Rebel XS 35mm SLR Camera

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Canon Rebel XS says it's busy


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I can help you fix the BUSY Error or Error 99 of your Canon EOS Rebel XS.

Installation of this Canon EOS Rebel XS firmware version 1.06 update will solve these problems:
  1. Some cameras may exhibit a phenomenon in which the LCD monitor does not display, the shutter does not release, and the BUSY indication remains lit in the viewfinder.
  2. The message, "Err 99 Shooting is not possible. Turn the power switch to<OFF> and <ON> again or re-install the battery", appears on the camera's LCD monitor, and after the above operation is carried out,the LCD monitor displays in a language that is different from the actual language setting.
See the firmware instructions and download the firmware upgrade by following these Fixya Tips :

  1. Follow this link to download a pdf version of the firmware installation instruction guide.
  2. Follow this link to download the Windows Version of the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update.
  3. Follow this link to download the MAC version of the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D firmware version 1.06 update.
  4. Follow this link to download the Canon EOS Rebel XS / Canon EOS 1000D Instruction Manual.

I hope that helps.

May 29, 2009 | Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS...

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New computer. No Canon sofware. Canon Rebel EOS purchased second hand. Where can I get the software to download the pictures?


Hopefully you have the EOS Digital Rebel. (The EOS Rebel was a film camera.) Without the software that came with the camera (ZoomBrowser EX for Windows or ImageBrowser for Mac), you can only download JPG images using the PTP communication mode. The communication mode is set up in the Menu system on the camera, and is either "Normal" or "PTP". If you want to download RAW files, you will need to use a software application that has a converter for Canon RAW files (Photoshop, etc.). If you didn't get a User's Manual, you can get one here.

Sep 14, 2008 | Canon Cameras

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