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Camera does not power on/ off easily

I love my new 850SD, but in the last month I have noticed that it takes several attempts of pushing the button to turn it on or off. I can feel that I am pushing the on/off button, but sometimes it takes about 10 tries before it actually powers on or off. Any ideas?

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Hi

The power button on the inside of the camera, not the button you see, has probably been damaged slightly and replacing that assembly would fix the problem.

One solution would be to buy a defective camera online and make one good camera from the two, another is to buy just the part you need or have somebody do the repair for you.

We are an affordable digital camera repair business, (google: DARNTOOTHYSAM) and if I recall correctly the ribbon cable you need that contains that button and the menu buttons is part of the flash assembly... Strange, but true. We can get the part you need and even install it for you, just let us know if we can help.

Good luck from Darntoothysam com

Thomas

Posted on Oct 15, 2008

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