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Camera won't switch on.

My camera was working fine fine all along but now it won't switch on. I have replaced batteries with brand new ones, tried my rechargeables after fully charging them, but still it won't switch on. I have tried cleaning the contacts but still it won't work. When I press the Power button both the power LED and the LCD flicker for a fraction of a second and that's it. Any idea what could be causing this. I really like this camera and can't afford another one.

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  • holtyaspi Nov 29, 2008

    worked perfectly until needed new batteries now wont switch on until then been a good little camera anybody help

  • Anonymous Feb 24, 2009

    Yes i had the same problem but i bought mine off of eBay. It did it as soon as tried turning it on.

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Did you also try to clean the contacts of the battery on the the far end ?

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