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Battery problems, then audio problems

Hi, I have a powershot A520 camera and have used it for short videos now for over one year.

The batteies first started to last less and less time so we replaced them with new fully charged rechargeable batteries. Yet they only lasted for one day. I put other new ones in and they also only lasted for one day.

Today when I replaced the batteries, I got a high pitched static sound on my video audio which was very annoying. I had never had that before.  So I replaced the batteries a third time within one day but the static high pitch is still there.

I don't know if these two problems are related but is my camera breaking down? If not, what could be going on?

Many thanks,
Martha

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