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My camera shuts off as soon as I turn it on

I have had the camera for 2 years, the camera shuts off as soon as I turn it on. I called Sony and they told me how to reset the camera, but it only worked long enough to take 3 pictures. Can someone tell me what I need to do.

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Re: My camera shuts off as soon as I turn it on

Reset again. Make sure all the battery contact are clean - use a pencil eraser for the contacts in bottom of the chamber. Other than that the camera will have to be replaced- there are usually no economic repair options- though Sony may do an fair priced swapout you could at least try,.

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