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Batteries My camera will not stay on over 30 minutes before batteries are completely dead.I just purchased it two days ago.I have spent over 20.00 in new batteries and the problem does not go away.What is wrong with it?Also I have a universal AC Adapter and do not know how to figure the polarity on My vivi5385 nor can I find in writing in the manual wether it is (+or-)or(-or+).Canb someone please answer this.I do not want that to be the only way I have to take pictures either. Thanks

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  • marwanleb Dec 11, 2007

    i have the same problem with my camera vivicam5386 i have bought rechargble batteries with its power 2600 but still have the same problem it cost me now about £20,00 for the batteries any idea help please

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If the batteries you are refering to are not rechargables,I suggest you buy a pair of rechargable batteries.

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