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OSX 10.8.5. and Nikon D5100

by LynnOSX10_5_8 / February 14, 2014 5:31 AM PST

My computer can't see this camera. . . or any of my photos. Any solutions?

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(NT) Did you try a memory card reader?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 14, 2014 5:33 AM PST
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PS. Raw support might be lacking.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 14, 2014 5:40 AM PST
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Thanks for your help
by LynnOSX10_5_8 / February 14, 2014 7:37 AM PST

Just sent Nikon a message. Hopefully this will do it.

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According to Apple,
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / February 14, 2014 10:30 PM PST
In reply to: Thanks for your help
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As Bob asked,
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / February 14, 2014 7:15 AM PST

the card reader is the way to go.

I don't remember the last time I actually attached my camera to my Mac. I just pop out the card, stick it in the Card Reader and let iPhoto do its thing.


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