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Cannon powershot 85

I have just changed batteris and tried to take photos, my camera has started taking pictures no matter which button i press. wWatever you touch on the camera(menu or funcor zoom buttons) camera takes pictures.I am unable to see any of the photos since it seems that all the functions are stalled. I can get the photos using computer software. I wonder what is wrong with camera. Did anybody exprience this before?

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Re: cannon powershot 85

Same is the solution for i think i am having that my photos are getting blank and all other operations are ok

Posted on Apr 13, 2007

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Re: cannon powershot 85

This model has had problems with the switch block assembly. The shutter control is a two stage switch which gets stuck and attempts to fire the shutter when the camera is powered on. This is not a very serious problem and is easily resolved by a qualified technician. Replacing the switch block takes a bit of skill and should be done by a Canon service facility. Good Luck my friend Joe Weibel

Posted on Feb 28, 2007

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