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Falsh! I cannot get the flash to turn on... the bulb is fine i just dont know how to change the settings... all pictures taken indoors or at night are exetremely dark!! HELP

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    all of the pictures taken at night are very dark



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Here is a link to the manufacturers link to the manual. Click the one called Operating Instructions. Look on page 29, this will tell you how to operate the flash. Hope this helps.

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