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Broken My camera will turn on in the picture review mode but it will not stay on when switched to the picture taking mode. It will also not turn on in the picture taking mode. I was told that aI had to re-format my memory disc, but I don't think that will fix the problem. Please help. Patrick

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  • tracy203 Feb 17, 2008

    hi there, i have a similar problem. in that i can view my pictures and videos but when i click the switch across the either the video or camera mode the camera switches off. i have tried several different types of batteries and it will not work. i was thinking of buying an adaptor do u think this could help, thankx!!!



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If there is no error displayed, you've got weak batteries. If they're chargeable, charge them AT LEAST 14 hours then try. If the batteries are a couple years old, try new rechargeables.

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