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Light my light on my microscope wont light up. I got the batteries in. and i changed the light in it too. but it wont turn on.

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On ours, we had this same problem and all we ended up having to do was turn the light bulb up towards the black plate and it comes on, then turn the bulb down towards the feet of the microscope and it goes back off.

Posted on Dec 31, 2008

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    slcplyr2000 Aug 06, 2012

    if i do that nothing happens.i changed the lightbulb new batteries.and when i turn it nothing happens.

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