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Battery? I just purchased the camera last night. Installed the included batteries, took a few pictures. When I put the camera into auto macro mode, set the resolution to super fine and try taking a picture, the camera shuts off and will not come back on. The lens is still extended from the camera. The same thing happend last night, without the super fine resolution. I took out the batteries and put them back in and the camera functioned normally. But today it will not come back on. All told, I have taken less than 10 pictures. Could the batteries be dead already?

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Re: Battery?

I just got mine today, and the batteries were dead withtin a couple of hours, so yes. mines has decided to go black, it was fun while it lasted,, theres £90 ill never see again

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