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Stuck on Black screen

After turning on the camera, the screen shows black with instructions to "Change The Batteries."
I have changed batteries a number of times - including brand new ones - same non-response. Can't get beyond the black screen. Used only for still shots.

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Hey buddy.....Know this first.....

Canon needs higher power batteries. You cant use Nippon of any other battereis that you use for clocks & other stuffs like torch..Buy a higher power battery....

TIP : Buy high power RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES. It cost you 200. Its must to buy a Battery charger. This combination will give you life long Battery.

No Hassles of Changing battery for every photograph...

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