Turn off camera notifications--David's iPhone tip of the week

This handy tip will show you how to turn off those annoying camera notifications that launch helper applications for photo importing on Windows and Mac OS X.

It doesn't matter if you are a Mac or PC user; the iPhone and iPod Touch behave similarly when plugged into a computer using the USB sync cable that Apple provides. They both cause iTunes to launch for syncing media and they initiate photo and video syncing by recognizing both devices as a digital camera. This week's tip is is about disabling the digital camera notification in Windows and Mac OS X.

Windows 7 camera notification Screenshot: David Martin/CNET
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