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The power button on my Vado Video Camera doesnt work, it will not turn off or on. The only way I can get the camera to turn on is if I plug it into the computer. This is brand new never used.

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I had the same problem with my flip mino HD. Here are the steps I took to fix it.

1. Adjust the power options on your laptop to ensure it does not sleep/hiberate ever.
2. Reset the camcorder by inserting a paperclip into the hole in the tripod mount. Hold the paperclip in there for about seven seconds.
3. Then immediately plug the flip into the cpu.
4. You may not see anything besides the little blinking white light on the USB arm for a while (about 30 minutes maybe) but leave it in.
5. Eventually it should spring to life and show the recharging battery on the little screen (the Flip Share program may start too.)
6. Leave it charging until the little white light stops flashing - full charge about 3 hours.
7. You can then remove the flip and change the power settings back to normal.

Posted on Apr 17, 2009

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Go to camcorder Menu and enable USB Streaming option.
Computer / Windows will recognize camcorder and will install drivers automatically for further communications.
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SOURCE: vado camera will not turn off and computer does

Remove the battery. Camera will turn off. Put the battery back in, hopefully it will restart. Worked for me. Good luck.

Posted on May 03, 2010

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SOURCE: My Vado HD would not

You have to pull the battery and then put it back in. Don't plug it into the computer unless its on, otherwise it won't turn on when you unplug it.........not sure why it does that.

Posted on Dec 10, 2010

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