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IXUS 700 zoom problem

Hi, One year before I brought canon IXUS700 digital camera. It was working fine till last week. Last week I suddently found that the zoom button is not working. I do not remember any dropping of the camera. I can not use zoom button in any of the mode. All other functions are working fine. Can anyone guide what should do to rectify this zoom button problem? Thanks & Regards Suresh

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