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Camera won't shut down.Lost Pictures

While taking pictures camera went blusih on lcd screen.Won't turn off ..Pulled battery..I put battery baack in and I checked the Memory stick.. Lost about forty pictures

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Your memory stcik might be starting to pickup a problem.

Farmat the stick as soon as possible for it will happen again. There is a bad memory alocation table or sector on the stick and formatting it might stop that sector from becoming completely useless, and rendering any access of that point as a sure way of losing more data.

Good luck.

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Does the camera work ok now? I suppose you should have offloaded the pictures before pulling the battery. What was the question?

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Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.


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How do you get the camera to charge? I put in new batteries and it still says battery low and shuts off. I have plugged it into the computer and it still won't charge. It won't even turn on.


Some camera will not turn on (Turn on but not take pictures etc) when you plug it in USB, it will only communicate with the camera PC suite software to transfer pictures.

Regarding the battery, if your camera has mobile phones type lithium ion batteries then you can either charge these batteries outside if you have a charger for them or put the battery in camera and plug the camera with its charger that came with it. Its just like charging mobile phone.

If your camera uses AA size (pencil cell) batteries then you will need to either buy Duracell batteries (or any other good Alkaline battery, Duracell is good) and throw them when they stop working or

Buy rechargeable AA size Ni-MH or Li-Ion batteries with charger. Charge the battery with its charger for at least 12 hours before first use or follow the instruction written on battery pack.

I think you are either using normal carbon AA size batteries that are used in clocks or toys, these will not work in digital camera.

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Screen is black when i attempt to take pic


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Move all the pictures to the camera memory card from your internal memory. Since you have to open the camera, the pictures will be lost otherwise. Save your pictures. If you do not have a memory card, transfer all the pictures to your computer.
Remove batteries from the camera.

Purchase a replacement LCD screen, specific to your camera. These replacement screens can usually be purchased directly from Canon or from a camera resale shop. Auction websites should also carry LCD screens specific for these cameras. Use the mini screwdriver to remove the four screws from the back of the camera. Be careful with this step since the screws are tiny. Take the back cover of the camera off carefully. Inside the camera, there is a piece of foam that supports the LCD screen. Do not remove the foam. Set the bottom portion of the camera to the side.


Turn the top portion of the camera so it is facing upward. Notice how there are clips holding the LCD screen in place. Carefully lift these clips up and remove the broken LCD screen. The screen clips are extremely fragile and break easily if they are lifted too quickly. A gentle touch is key.Place the new screen down gently and replace the clips. Gently dust the screen so fingerprints are removed.Turn the top portion of the camera down so the screen is pointing down. Place this on top of the foam padding. Turn the screws carefully. The best way to screw the back of the camera in place is to first screw in one corner, move to the corner that is diagonally across and turn that screw. Repeat for the other two screws.Replace the batteries. Turn the camera on and see if it is function.

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Move all the pictures to the camera memory card from your internal memory. Since you have to open the camera, the pictures will be lost otherwise. Save your pictures. If you do not have a memory card, transfer all the pictures to your computer.

Remove batteries from the camera.

Purchase a replacement LCD screen, specific to a Samsung S860 camera. These replacement screens can usually be purchased directly from Samsung or from a camera resale shop. Auction websites should also carry LCD screens specific for these cameras.

Use the mini screwdriver to remove the four screws from the back of the camera. Be careful with this step since the screws are tiny.

Take the back cover of the camera off carefully. Inside the camera, there is a piece of foam that supports the LCD screen. Do not remove the foam. Set the bottom portion of the camera to the side.


Turn the top portion of the camera so it is facing upward. Notice how there are clips holding the LCD screen in place. Carefully lift these clips up and remove the broken LCD screen. The screen clips are extremely fragile and break easily if they are lifted too quickly. A gentle touch is key.

Place the new screen down gently and replace the clips. Gently dust the screen so fingerprints are removed.

Turn the top portion of the camera down so the screen is pointing down. Place this on top of the foam padding.

Turn the screws carefully. The best way to screw the back of the camera in place is to first screw in one corner, move to the corner that is diagonally across and turn that screw. Repeat for the other two screws.

Replace the batteries. Turn the camera on and see if it is function

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