Burt Johnson <burtmindstorm-inc.com> wrote:
I'm assuming it is a USB based device. Try unplugging the card reader> My wife has a Viking Intelliflash photo card reader on her iMac (running
> 10.2.6). Whenever she goes to insert a card, it is not recognized -- it
> does not mount on the desktop not can iPhoto see it.
> Rebooting the system always fixes the problem, and the card can then be
> used again. Wait till next day and the problem reappears.
> Anyone know what is going wrong here, and if there is a way to fix it?
and then plugging it back in. Then USB bus is notorious for losing track
of what devices are attached. This little trick works wonders for
non-functional USB devices.
If it doesn't work perhaps logging out and back in will work - that
doesn't take as long as restarting.