Nikon COOLPIX A300 Reference Manual

Transferring Images to a Computer ViewNX i

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Connecting the Camera to a TV, Printer, or Computer

Transferring Images to a Computer (ViewNX-i)

Installing ViewNX-i

ViewNX-i is free software that enables you to transfer images and movies to your 
computer for viewing and editing.
To install ViewNX-i, download the latest version of the ViewNX-i installer from the 
following website and follow the on-screen instructions to complete installation.
ViewNX-i: http://downloadcenter.nikonimglib.com
For system requirements and other information, see the Nikon website for your 
region.

Transferring Images to a Computer

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Prepare a memory card that contains images.

You can use any of the methods below to transfer images from the memory card to a 
computer.
• SD memory card slot/card reader: Insert the memory card into the card slot of 

your computer or the card reader (commercially available) that is connected to the 
computer.

• Direct USB connection: Turn the camera off and ensure that the memory card is 

inserted in the camera. Connect the camera to the computer using the USB cable. 
The camera automatically turns on. 

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Notes About Connecting the Camera to a Computer

Disconnect all other USB-powered devices from the computer. Connecting the 
camera and other USB-powered devices to the same computer simultaneously may 
cause a camera malfunction or excessive power supply from the computer, which 
could damage the camera or memory card.

Transferring Images to a Computer (ViewNX-i)