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Power issue My camera won't let me take any pictures. I have tried multiple batteries (all fresh and new) but I still receive the signal that there is low battery. When I actually take the picture it goes to a blue screen saying battery empty Can you help me?

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  • sharmeen Nov 28, 2007

    my camera doesn't allow me to take any picture. Whenever I click to take nothing happen. Also, when I turn on the camera zoom automatically goes high , I can't take it back. please help me

  • Anonymous Apr 03, 2008

    i have Olympus Camedia C-170 Digital Camera it was good...until now it wont get on even with new batteries

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1st place to try is the Olympus tech support team This may be a manufacture issue. Certainly if it is in the warranty period or shortly thereafter where a refurbished model may be on offer. Other than that there will be no 'Repair option that makes economic sense I fear.

Posted on Jun 16, 2007

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