Question about Canon PowerShot S410 / IXUS 430 Digital Camera
The battery/card door on my Canon PowerShot SX100IS is jammed and I am unable to open it. The little switch that moved back and forth is also jammed. This happened after I took the card out and closed the little door, so the card is not in the camera and the batteries are in the camera.
Unfortunately, you have to force the battery door (very carefully) to open it, and find what is wrong with it.
It is more likely that when closed the battery door, it was forced and it slided out of one guide channels.
You need to practice a little bit before to try it with force (genlty but with firm force), but the only way to do it is slide the button to open it, and at the same time slide to the side and pull the battery door, everything at the same time. Try it until you are able to open it.
Using any kind of tool (such a plastic pry tool, a small screwdriver, etc) to force will leave marks in the housing, and it's very possible that the plastic locking tabs will break, causing that you will open it, but unable to close properly again.
Posted on Jul 22, 2009
Get a small screw driver found eyeglass kit.
Posted on Jun 15, 2009
a 6ya Expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to an Expert (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 13, 2013 | Canon PowerShot SX100IS Digital Camera...
Jul 22, 2011 | Canon PowerShot SX 200 IS Digital Camera
Feb 07, 2011 | Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera
Aug 23, 2010 | Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera
Jun 18, 2009 | Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera
Nov 17, 2007 | Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera
Jun 09, 2007 | Canon PowerShot A310 Digital Camera
516 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!