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Dead Camera For no apparant reason, not droped or wet, the camera would not turn on. I need a wiring diagram of the power on circuit so I can trouble shoot. Does anybody know where to find this on the net. I have changed batteries, removed and inserted memory card and moved anything that wiggles many times. Thanks Carl

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  • Anonymous Nov 05, 2007

    My wife was taking some pics with our s2is when it suddenly died. She thought the batteries were dead, but new batteries didn't fix it. There is absolutely no power. It is not the e18 problem even though the lens is extended, for the screen won't even come on. The LED light will not light up when we try to power it on. I have replaced the batteries, put in the original 16mb sd card, wiggled everything I can, etc. It appears not to be the ccd problem either, since the people with that problem apparently have power. Any ideas?

  • thanthan Nov 05, 2007

    Same as above. For no apparent reason, in the middle of shooting, it suddenly died. No e18, no simple blank screen like the ccd problem. There was simply no power. Fresh batteries did not fix it.

  • Anonymous Dec 04, 2007

    I have the same problem. My camera all-of-a-sudden died. I changed the batteries 3 times thinking that was the problem, but it's not. I love this camera and really don't want to replace it so please tell me what I can do.



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