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Camera won't turn on at all

I've used this camera for the last 8 months and it's worked just fine. It started flickering at me about a month ago and would shut off within seconds of being turned on, but then it went back to working fine. I tried to turn it on the other day and it wouldn't come on at all. I've tried changing the batteries and nothing works. There are pictures on it that I really want, but if I can't turn it on, I won't be able to pull them off and put them on my computer. Is there any place I can take it where they can pull the pictures off? I don't care so much about salvaging the camera as I do the pictures on it. Any help is greatly appreciated. Thanks.

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Make sure the batteries you try are new and not cheap crap, or improperly charged or old recharghables. You can by a card reader that plugs into your USB for $15 - $50 dollars and download the photos then. Or bring your memory card into just about any photo store to have them put it onto a cd for you which you can then copy onto your computer. $5-$10

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