How do I get the driver needed to connect my camera or camcorder to my computer?
The USB driver download service has ended. However, in most cases you don't need a USB driver. Please check the following for details.
For non-Tape Camcorders and Cameras
You will not need to install a driver in order to connect a Sony USB device to the computer. After connecting the USB device, the computer will detect it and install the proper driver automatically.
- If you have problem connecting your product through USB, refer to the article appropriate for your device:
The computer does not recognize the USB connection from a Sony digital camera.
The computer does not recognize the USB connection from a Sony camcorder.
- Additional information is available in the How to transfer pictures or movies to a computer article.
For Tape Camcorders
- For pictures taken on Memory Stick (pictures and movies depending on the model), you can import pictures by connecting to a computer. No special driver is required to import from a Memory Stick.
NOTE: Depending on the model, the Handycam Station has a USB output terminal.
- For movie shot on tape, check the Video tape importing guide for instructions on how to capture movies to your computer from Video tape.