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Canon A85 is not working

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I've got a Canon Powershot A85. I dropped it today and now it is not working and i dunno what the problem is. You can turn it on and it seems to work, but after 2 or 3 seconds the lens try to get inside again and you can here a strange noise. After that you can see blue and pink dots on the display and the camera turns off.

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  • ednaking Nov 16, 2008

    Camera turns off after a few seconds, and the lens will not close, but has a weird noise. I was told that it looks like it has been dropped.

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Internal circuit board problem - your camera needs repair!

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PowerShot A85 Digital Camera: when I connect my camera (canon powershot a85) to ...


Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.

The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer or connected via USB or FireWire). This is likely to be faster than connecting the camera to the computer, and won't run down your camera's batteries.

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If your Canon A85 shows similar/ like to below image then its ccd imager chip failure problem and ccd imager will be replaced.
Canon offers free of cost ccd imager replacement for A85 camera.
Click Canon CCD Imager Advisory for details.
Thanks.

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Its is bad ccd imager known problem in Canon A85 camera.
Canon will repair A85 free of cost in ccd imager problem.
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If it is Canon A85 camera then it has known problem of CCD Imager and this part will be replaced.

Canon will repair free of cost A85 in CCD Imager problem as per announced scheme.

Please click Canon CCD Image Sensor Advisory for details.

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Sometimes humidity is the problem . Please keep the camera under room temprature and on position for maximum time . For the Battery low problem first try using alkaline or lithium ion batteries and see if they work fine...

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This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:

http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/11/canon-digital-cameras-showing-black.html

http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&fcategoryid=225&modelid=13390&keycode=2112&id=29819

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This is a CCD problem It is known about. Checkout Canon customer support for replacement or discount on a new one

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