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Canon EOS 300D Power On

I have fully charged the battery; when inserted into the camera and I turn the switch to the ON position, the camers does not come on.

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I am having the same problem. i, too, have had my camera for 4 years. and my model # is also DS6041. maybe they just make these cameras to only last 4 years :/ let me know if you are able to fix yours!

Posted on Jan 28, 2008

Re: Canon EOS 300D Power On

Re attach the lens. Sometimes they don't sit right and cause this.

Posted on Dec 31, 2007

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Im getting an Error 99 on my EOS-300D Digital Camera when I turn off my YN 465 Speedlite flash gun (still mounted) and then I start shooting manually without the flash. Help please, its a bit annoying, but...

To fix this err99 issue, do the following
1. Turn off the camera. 2. Remove the lens, battery, and CF card. 3. Allow the camera to sit without power for approximately 20 minutes. 4. Insert a fully charged battery, and turn on the camera.
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Canon 300d flash won't fire. Pops up ok but display just reads "busy" and camera locks up. Must turn on/off to get camera working. External flash works ok.

This may sound obvious, but have you tried to make surer the battery is fully charged and then see'ing if it still does this? The reason I suggest this is that I had a similar problem and when I fully charged the battery this problem went away. I tend to keep an extra battery (fully charged) plus the charger on hand at all times.

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My EOS 300d is not recognized by computer

have you tried to change the USB cable, or USB plug?

if did not work, try uninstalling the drivers & reinstaling them again (also update the firmware of you camera)

hope this will work

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Canon EOS Digital Rebel 300D will not take pictures

Have you tried to take picture by switching off the autofocus to manual focus in a prperly lit environment?
If it takes a picture, then it has something to do with your auto focus system of your camera. In such a case: try taking out the battery, the memory card etc and switch off the camera and keep it for like that for about 5 minutes. And then insert only the fully charged battery and try again.
If it still gives you a problem and keep trying to focus You will need to take it to the nearest Canon Service centre.

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I have Canon EOS 300D digital Rebel. I have had intermittent problem with the camera display screen going blank even though I put a freshly charged battery in. Usually I can take a couple pictures then the...

Strange, intermittent problems with the EOS Digital Rebels can be caused by a defective shutter release switch. We charge about $85 to replace it.

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Power Problem??? - Maybe Battery Related or On/Off Switch

Intermittent problems are often caused by the door switches - the battery door and card door both cause switches to activate. If it's been dropped on a corner, or the doors aren't closing completely, it'll not come on at all. Squeeze the area around those 2 doors to see if it comes on. If not, there's a loose connection inside that'll have to be opened up.

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I would have to agree sounds like a motor or gear that the motor turns.

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Canon EOS-300D not seen by computer/not turning on

Heat and batteries - maybe Try another battery Remove camera software from computer and put the disk in the box. Plug camera in switch it on and set it to upload mode Windows should find it as a new drive or[XP/2000/ME] will put up camera/scanner wizard.

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No power

Canon customer support with this. Camera to be replaced or a discount on a new one -depends on the age

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