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Flash not working

My DSC-P100 is in working order except for the flash. I haven't changed any of the settings. The flash icon still shows on the screen - I have tried using the flash with all flash options like auto, sensor etc. The rest of the camera works.
Can I replace the flash?
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    I have the exact same problem. Settings have been made to activate the camera flash yet it still doesn't work. Sounds are still coming out and no message is shown in the LCD that the flash is broken.

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With the flash activated put the camera to you ear. assuming you have normal hearing when the flash capacitor is charging you should hear it.
If you cannot then assume the flash unit has failed.
Replacing it is possibly a no no
The economic cost make a new camera a better bet
Check out Sony to be sure

Posted on Feb 19, 2008

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With the flash activated put the camera to you ear. assuming you have normal hearing when the flash capacitor is charging you should hear it.
If you cannot then assume the flash unit has failed.
Replacing it is possibly a no no
The economic cost make a new camera a better bet
Check out Sony to be sure

Posted on Feb 19, 2008

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