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My Powershot A720 IS will not zoom, buttons don't work

My camera was dropped and it powers on and will take pictures. However none of the buttons on the back of the camera work, it will not zoom and when you go to review pictures you can only see the last one you took because again the buttons on the back don't work. Unfortunetly my kids dropped it when I first got it and I sent it in and they fixed it, however I was wondering if someone knew how to fix it....It took them less than a day to fix it so I'm assuming it's simple, I just don't really have the money to fix it right now. Any help is appreciated!

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  • mamakatspoka Dec 01, 2008

    Mine is damaged, thank you.

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Try removing the battery, and put both the camera and battery aside for 1/2 + hour. Reinsert the battery (this will set the camera back to the factory default state) setup the camera again eg date & time etc.
If this doesn't fix the problem then the camera is damaged.

Posted on Nov 29, 2008

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