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Flashing Red Light

About every other time I turn on my camera, the red light next to the viewfinder flashes and the camera won't respond. The problem is resolved if i turn the camera off and back on again, and it then works fine. Like I said, it seems strangely regular--every other time I turn on the camera. Any ideas?

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  • lytical Mar 06, 2008

    In low lighting, my Exilim 8.1 won't take a picture if I have the auto flash setting on.  The red light on the back of the camera continually flashes, like it's busy.  When I try to take the picture, nothing happens.  The only way I can get the picture to take is to turn the flash off... and then, it's blurry, due to low lighting.  It didn't do this when I first got it, and I don't know what's different now. I've tried recharging, removing then reinstalling the battery, changing memory cards... nothing I've found works... except to turn the flash off, and take blurry pictures.  Any suggestions?  Did I change some setting without realizing it?

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