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Wont turn on

My camera will not turn on it was working like 2 days ago. The battery charger says it is fully charged but when i put it in the camera the camera will not turn on...what do i do? and what is teh problem?

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  • kaleigh flow Aug 03, 2007

    i didnt try this but i cant find my cord...i mean like nothing blinks or anything nothing works!!

  • Steeb2er Apr 21, 2008

    I'm having the same issue. I've tested my camera with a 2nd battery (no fix) and tested my battery in a 2nd camera (battery worked fine).



    So the problem is 100% with my camera itself. I purchased approx 20 months ago, so it's outside of Sony's warranty. They want $181 just to look at it ... I'd like to solve the problem myself if possible.

  • bry72 May 24, 2008

    Tried battery in other t10 and works fine. Tried other batteries - same result. Little red light does blink when I insert a charged battery. Tried attaching to TV - nothing. Tried attaching to computer - nothing.

  • Mark Aug 02, 2008

    I have the same problem -- camera just stopped turning on without cause. I have another cybershot (T5) to test batteries, cables, etc. by interchanging them. Still no life in the T10. (see my comment posted under "clarification request" regarding a bad battery -- both of my battereis are Sony infoLITHIUM, Type T, NP-FT1 for the Cyber-shot and both work in my T5, and have worked in my T10 -- it's not the battery).



    If anyone has had their T10 fixed, please post what the problem was. Ritz Camera store in my location will fix the camera for $250 -- that is about half the price of a new T10. But without knowing if this failure is avoidable, it's not worth blowing $250 to have the same problem reoccur.

  • makke Aug 29, 2008

    Exactly the same problem

    It was working fine, then travelled home with the T10 in my handluggage and at home it wouldn't turn on again

  • Anonymous Nov 16, 2008

    Having the same problem. Kept recharging the battery... also tried putting in a new one. It turned on once every 20-30 tries. Even when it did turn on it shuts itself down a few seconds later .. during this shutdown process a blurred image remained on the screen for a few seconds and then it went completely blank.

    I noticed this problem started to occur when using the flash.. the camera would shut itself down right away.. maybe it's something to do with the capacitor for the flash?

  • Anonymous Nov 16, 2008

    By the way... searching through this website, it looks like it's not just a sony problem.. like most suspected, they probably just want you to go out and replace your camera every few years ..

  • Anonymous Nov 17, 2008

    Did more searching.. someone suggested banging the camera against a surface a few times (obviously not to the point of breaking it). I figured I'd try it since it won't turn on anyway.. guess what.. IT WORKED!!!
    Somehow it will knock the switch back into place..


  • Mark May 11, 2010

    The problem is not the battery or battery charger, it is the camera. I have both a Cyber-shot T5 and T10 and I have interchanged the batteries and memory cards without problem for about a year (since buying the T10).



    Like the others, my T10 just stopped turning on when opening the shutter cover. I used it, closed the cover, put it in my suitcase, at home took it out and it wouldn't work. No dropping. Unless the magnatometer at the airport "zapped it" in some way, there was no damage. I put the T10 battery in the T5 and the T5 worked fine. I recharged both batteries, and neither one made the T10 work. So, it's not the battery, as both batteries power the T5 perfectly.



    I plugged the T10 into the computer with the cord and the computer did not recognize it, with ether the shutter cover open or closed. I have tried the power button on top of the T10 as well in many situations: nothing. It's just dead. Of course, this is just over the one year warranty period. However, my T5 works ok (at least for now).



    I'd like to hear possible solutions other than the battery or charger. It could be simply the shutter cover is no longer switching the camera on, but then 'd think the power button would do that. Unless the airport magnatometer zapped it's brain, it looks to be an internal power supply problem, or even just the power switch.



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Don't say it is the battery or chagers problems again, Please!!! I bought a brand new battery, nothing changed. It is the camera!!! The problem comes from the camera !!!!

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Check - battery voltage is 4 or more volts , when fully charged ? only then connect video cable to computer ( if camera is in standby , computer will wake it up ) ;

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Possible failed battery showing fully charged but actually not -or even charger.No reset] Disconnect from the wall socket- re connect and tell us if the battery is now charging. If show full- replace battery. Also tell Sony customer support

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