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SHARP VL-E785 I have a Sharp VL-E785 camcorder that I bought new several years ago. From the beginning the battery would not last more than just maybe 5 minutes. I bought a new battery with the same results. I sent it back for repair and they said it was the charger and sent a new one. I still got the same results. I sent it back again and they supposedly make an adjustment which again did not help. Does anyone have a solution?

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