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Flash won't work in Canon A720IS camera

I have a Canon A720IS and whenever I try to use the flash, nothing happens. The flash symbol flashes and the red light blinks, but the actual flash light does not go off. I tried taking the batteries out and resetting the camera as I was advised to do, but it only fixed it for a couple pictures worth. I have also tried changing the batteries to fresh batteries, but it has not fixed it at all.

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  • brookielamb May 14, 2009

    All of a sudden the flash doesn't work on  my camera!  So it will only take non-flash photos.  Grrrr.  Any ideas?

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I was having the same problem and changing to Alkaline batteries seems to have solved the problem. I hope this helps!

Posted on May 16, 2009

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This is probably the solution:
Wont take pictures with flash

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