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My flash was working perfectly two days ago. Last photo was taken of kids in a bathtub but flash to my konwledge did not get wet. Camera was taken outside in cold weather left in car for the day it was about 40 degrees outside, I attempted to use camera with flash today and no response from flash, replaced batteries x3 still no response. Can press on screen and I get some of the words but then they fade???? Any thoughts or ideas??????????????????????

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You can try cleaning the terminals in the battery compartment with a pencil eraser (a good idea in any case). Otherwise, I suspect hidden damage or fault. If not an expensive unit, replace it.

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