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Sticking button I put some batteries in my camera that hasn't been used for a while, then pressed the button which advanced the winder from the ''S'' position to the first frame but then it jammed.I opened the back and put in a film then closed it which retuned the counter to ''S'' but on pressing the button nothing happens.The batteries are new, and when you look through the veiwfinder it is just dark with no images. In the top left hand corner is the number 1000 lit up in green. Is this an expensive fix as I would like to sell the camera and accesories soon. regards pete

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    Please let me know the brand and model of your camera, since the solution to this problem is not the same for every camera.

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What kind of camera? If you can move select off auto, the mirror should return to down position. Then if you have a 1/60sec. or flash position fire the shutter a few times before using auto again.

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