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Same problem: "TUrn your camera off and then on"

This is the same problem that it seems others have had where I can't turn my camera on. The zoom opens and shuts a few times, and then it just closes and says "Turn your camera off and then on." I literally just got this camera last week :(

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Well this might seem too simple. But I would take it back, get a new one that works perfectly out of the box.

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