Question about Canon PowerShot SD630 Digital ELPH / IXUS 65 Digital Camera
The battery is fully charged and when i put it in, the camera won't turn on. so i put the battery back on the charger and the light is orange for about 5 min and then it turns green. i try it again in the camera and it won't turn on. this is the 2nd time this has happened. the 1st time i took it in and they fixed it with but they won't tell ,me what the problem is. i'm tired of taking this camera in. what can i do to avoid this again? i have never dropped the camera before either.
Open the battery door , there should be a small button
( right next to SD Memory card on my IXUS 60 )
It tells the camera when door is open & disables power to the camera .Its very weakly made & is responsible for alot of people's problems I have seen so far,including myself !!
The one on my IXUS 60 just magically fell out and landed down the drain whilst I was just changing a battery , and the camera ceased to function. With the button itself gone the copper wire terminals were visible. I used a small pair of scissors and pushed them together and it instantly resumed working, & still does.
I'd recommend using a piece of aluminium foil , or any other conductive material folded up and inserted into the cavity to connect all the copper prongs together.
Im not going to tell you to pull your button out, BUT,
Upon seeing inside it, I'm confident that even when still intact , it'd be really easy for it to malfunction....
Posted on May 26, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
May 08, 2017 | Nikon COOLPIX Cameras
Dec 17, 2012 | eMachines Computers & Internet
Jul 20, 2012 | Cameras
Jun 16, 2012 | Sanyo Xacti VPC-E60 EX Digital Camera
Feb 29, 2012 | Toshiba Camileo S30 HD Camcorder -...
Sep 17, 2011 | Nikon D3100 Digital Camera
May 15, 2011 | Cameras
Jul 22, 2010 | RIM BlackBerry Pearl 8100
Nov 16, 2009 | Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS Digital Camera
96 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: