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Won't Power On (Yes, I've checked the battery!)

I was using my camera to zoom in and it just shut itself down...now when i try to turn it on it powers on, then off again quickly a few times and then powers off. Even when it powers on, nothing shows up on the screen...ideas?

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Could be that the lens is not coming all the way out... turn on in playback mode to see if it stays on. does sound like repair

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