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Not turning on

With batteries fully charged the camera will not turn on when you slide it to turn it on. This happned without any reason.Can you help me

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  • cupoftea Dec 26, 2007

    I fully charged the Re chargable batteries and also tapped front of camera as instructed. I also checked that it was not off ther track.When I turned it on O my it came on,so we were over the moon as we like this camera very much.So I would like to THANK fix Ya very much for their help.

    Again Many Thanks

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  • Anonymous Jun 07, 2008

    with batteries fully charged the camera will not turn on. when I slide it to turn it on it do-nt. I did not drop my camera it was work good the last time i had it

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It is a HP software problem.

Posted on Feb 22, 2008

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Hi -

We have two of these cameras. If it has been dropped, it can affect the way the camera "reads" the case sliding. Please turn the camera over and check on the bottom, and see where the cover is sliding to. If it is off track, it will not read it properly.

Also, rechargable batteries don't really work in this model worth a hoot. It is a power user. We've found only ONE kind of batteries that really make this camera work smoothly - the energizer "e" batteries in the silver and BLUE packaging. I take a LOT of pictures, and have had these last up to a month. (I am always curious about battery life and date them with a sharpie when I put them in.) Even after they no longer power the camera, they have plenty of oomph left for powering other regular items. (Our hair trimmers have been running for two months on AA taken out of the camera.)

Also, please close the slider a couple times and reopen it, making sure it is going all the way over. It doesn't always lock into place, and the camera mis-reads it as still being closed. It is a pain in the rump, and something I hope subsequent models get a modification on!

Also, simple, but double-check your batteries, and be sure they are not inserted backwards. Oftentimes, this is the reason ours won't turn on - in haste, we've put one or both in the wrong direction! Ha!

Hope that is the only problem for you.

Posted on Dec 23, 2007

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