Question about Canon PowerShot SD550 / IXUS 750 Digital Camera
I have a camera about two years old that has worked wonderfully for occasional use. I now have some type of electrical error where the "change battery pack" sign comes on most of the time when I turn it on. Sometimes I can have it work if I try 2-3 times.Usually the camera will not turn on at all. I can not depend on it at all. I have tried ordering new batteries, but that does not change the problem.
Any help is appreciated before I toss it. I was a Canon fan. . .
Have you actually replaced the battery or not? You said you tried ordering batteries. You can buy an SD550 battery on ebay for about $6.00
Also, the battery charger may be the problem. The charger has sensitive electronics on beaord that can be damged by a power surge, even normal use can eventually take its toll.
The battery will always hold enough power for the camera to to say "please Change The Battery Pack" on the LCD screen.
The camera would never allow the battery to become completely drained, as that would damage the battery.
Last but not least, put some alcohol on a cotton swab and carefully clean the battery contacts inside the camera's battery compartment.
Posted on Nov 04, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jul 06, 2011 | Canon PowerShot SD630 Digital ELPH / IXUS...
Mar 09, 2011 | Canon PowerShot SD790 IS Digital Camera
Jun 04, 2010 | Canon PowerShot G7 Digital Camera
Apr 05, 2010 | Canon PowerShot SD870 IS Digital Camera
Aug 10, 2009 | Canon IXY Digital 700 Digital Camera
Jun 07, 2009 | Canon PowerShot A530 Digital Camera
Apr 02, 2009 | Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera
Sep 23, 2007 | Canon PowerShot SD550 / IXUS 750 Digital...
Feb 26, 2007 | Canon PowerShot SD550 / IXUS 750 Digital...
354 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: