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Camera takes pictures continuously

When trying to take still pictures, the camera begins snapping a picture every 5-7 seconds. Regardless of what settings I attempt to change, this continues. Sometimes this even happens when the card is not engaged (i.e. when importing video). Is this a problem with the memory card or the camera itself? Anything I can do to fix it, or does it require pro repairs?

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  • Billy Earl Brown
    Billy Earl Brown Oct 15, 2013

    Try smacking it twice right front on side behind shutter. Worked for me was fixing the tape closer worked for both.

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It is normal on the camera. just avoid pressing the snap button at the upper part near the zoom control.

Posted on Aug 08, 2007

  • christian tope Sep 05, 2007

    i think it need to be service your camera now cause some contact of the switch are having a resistance or been shorted...cause that wiring is made of carbon....it have to clean the switch and the terminal contact cause of some carbon build up you will notice this if the terminal and switch are not color silver ..don't attempt to clean that if you are not a technician...is our shop we simply clean it buy a pencil eraser....

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