Re: Program has stopped working
> My Sony camera software includes a utility PMB Launcher. Ever since I
> installed Vista and upgraded to the Vista versions of the software,
> this utility has a problem. WHenever I click on the icon, almost
> immediately Windows Vista puts up a message box that says "PMB
> Launcher has stopped working. Vista is checking for a solution to your
> A few seconds later this is replaced by another box that says "PMB
> Launcher has stopped working.. A problem caused the program to stop
> working correctly. Windows will close the program and notify you if a
> solution is available." The only option is to close the program.
> Nowhere can I find out what exactly is the problem and there is
> nothing on the Sony website that indicates other users have this
> probem. THis is getting to be problematic as my camera is filling up
> and I can't offload my pictures.
> How can I find out what might be the problem? Perhaps it is is simple
> as me having an incorrect path to the pictures folder or something,
> but I can't find out.
You didn't say what Sony you are using, but if it is a still camera it
most likely has a removable memory card. You can get a very cheap USB
card reader (perhaps $10 US)and use it for downloading to your computer.
Most "dedicated" photographers use a card reader anyway, as it is easier
than attaching your camera, and it doesn't use up the camera battery.
One caution: use the camera's built-in functions to erase and format the