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My Pwershot SD450 will not take photos in low or interior light.

Have it on auto, but at night or indoors the photos come out almost black or so dim they are useless. How can I fix this? Are my settings wrong? (in an effort to correct the problem, I have tried a number of settings, so now I don't know what it SHOULD be set on.


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I hope that you have selected "flash on". Try first on at all times;and then flash AUTO.
ISO at 400 or 800
Does it flash when you take a picture ?
If not, and it is selected to flash, then the capacitor or bulb needs replacing.

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