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Camera is fine except won't take pics!

Turns on, zooms, everything appears fine and in working condition (can change between settings) except can't get it to take a picture. help? when i hold down the button to take a pic, it goes through the motions so-to-speak; the screen comes up with the following message on the bottom: 1/30 F3.5 not sure if that means anything or if it always did that. thanks for any help

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1/30 is the camera speed setting which is very slow for a daylight shot.. and would possibly produce a blurry overexposed pic if it did take one
F3.5 is the aperture setting which is small.
an ideal aperture in daylight setting is F8 and a speed of 100 being relatively standard. Try changing both the speed and aperture settings on the wheel =to obtain the nearest or exactly this and then try. Otherwise it needs a service or a recharge Also try changing the battery in case there is something wriong with the one in the camera

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