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Eating up battery power

I just found out through this site I have that CCD problem but I also put fully charged batteries in my camera and when I go to use it they are dead!! I have to chargers and 3 sets of batteries and it keeps happening coincidently this has happened when the ccd thing started!

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  • Superman74 Jun 21, 2008

    My Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera eats up my alkaline batteries. Is this issue related to the CCD problem with these cameras? any one knows?



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Please eject camera battery and clean with a pin your battery tip in your camera with care fully.

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Posted on Oct 17, 2007

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