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Kodak easyshare C340 camera

I have put in new batteries, and a new memory card. When I turn it on it the green light comes on but changes to red. and that's it. The screen won't light up you can't take a picture. I never dropped it and it's not that old. Hope someone can help.

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  • Anonymous Feb 07, 2008

    I have put in new batteries and a new memory card. When I turn it on it the green light comes on but changes to red. and that's it. The screen won't light up you can't take a picture. I never dropped it and it's not that old. Hope someone can help. "Kodak knows about this problem, Its time they step up and fix problem, Or sugest a good camera co. to buy a new camera" cbmoe3@yahoo.com

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2008

    Same as the other person said... I replaced the batteries, even hooked it up to the computer and it will not recognize it. The light turns green for one second, but then it turns red and there is nothing else.

  • fairmont May 19, 2008

    same problem

  • Anonymous Jun 24, 2008

    I bought this camera two years ago and have had the same exact thing happen.I bought the correct battery new from kodak and still it doesnt work.I am trully unhappy with this product!!!!!!!!!!

  • Anonymous Sep 18, 2008

    I HAVE THE SAME PROBLEM GREEN FOR A SECOND - THEN RED- I CANNOT TAKE THIS CAMERA ANYWHERE SINCE IT ONLY STAYS CHARGED FOR A FEW MINUTES- WILL SPENDING MONEY ON NEW BATTERIES REALLY HELP? HELLLLLP!!!!!

    TRISHA

  • anointedone Sep 30, 2008

    The same as the rest, I get a blinking green for a second then a blinking red. After that, nothing. Please help.

  • Anonymous Oct 01, 2008

    exactly the same problem.

  • Frankey252 Nov 05, 2008

    Same problem.


    I have tried cleaning all of the contacts.  And buying the new battery.  No luck with either.  And yes, I bought the correct Ni-MH battery pack!


    Any new ideas???  kathys 11-5-08

  • dmplaura Nov 14, 2008

    I've had the same problem with my 2 year old C340 camera, Am using the correct Ni-MKH rechargable batteries. In fact, I thuoght my batteries were bad (they're the rechargable type) so I went out and bought new ones. Still same problem. Will try the pencil eraser trick and see if that helps. Thanks

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I used a pencil eraser and to clean all of the battery contacts - and then it started working.

Posted on Sep 28, 2008

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Only this is the fault of low battries you purchase 2500 miliampere nimh rechargeble batrries of sanyo or otherr your camera will definastley work

Posted on Aug 22, 2008

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Yes I had the exact same problem, the batteries need to be charged, and make sure there NI-MH rechargeble or CRV3.

Posted on Jan 08, 2008

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CRV3 OR NI-MH RECHARGEABLE ARE CORRECT BATTERY, TRY TO GET TWO IN A SLEEVE.

Posted on Nov 26, 2007

Which batteries did you out in, they either need charging or are not the right ones

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What type of new batteries did u put, same as original ?

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