Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera ?

Compatability? Hi, My new Sony DSC-W80 camera is not recognized by my computer (running Mac OX10.3.9).  The camera and cable are fine, since my PC has no problems.  The message on the camera reads "USB Mode Connecting... Switch on [MENU]".  WHen I go to the menu, it gives me different ways to connect to the computer, none of which work.  Any suggestions?



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I set the USB to PictBridge mode (press home button, then main settings). Now iPhoto recognizes the camera and I can import photos. \015\012
I also tried the keyboard technique after the camera wouldn't mount and it worked for me. Not very convenient given the fact thats its USB 1 so it's slower. But at least it works this way! I have an iMac G5 and had set the camera to Pictbridge. 
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