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Indicator ight when i hold down the shutter button the indicator light does not turn green

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    My Canon PowerShot A720 IS does not power on. I accidentaly plugged a universal AC adaptor while the batteries were still on the camera and after that the camera will not power on.

  • Anonymous Aug 24, 2008

    My Canon PowerShot A720 IS will not power on. I accidentally plugged an AC adaptor while the batteries were sill in the camera and now the camera will not power on.

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If it turns orange, it only means that the flash will be used. Green is when the flash will not be used.

Do you get an orange light?

Hope this helps!

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