Question about Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
I have a cannon powershot S1 IS and when i put new batteries in it it comes on then turns itself off. I have tried different batteries and the same thing happens. Can this be an easy quick fix? if not how much will it cost to fix it./
Hi. It can be a problem with flash capacitor. To check if it is the case you should be able to power your camera at least for 10 seconds. If you can not power your camera for this time from batteries, try to use external DC 7.4V 2A power supply. After powering your camera just follow this procedure. 1. Turn on the camera. 2. Turn off the flash by pressing flash button (be sure that flash is OFF but not in AUTO regime). 3. Turn off the camera. 4. Turn on the camera. If after these operations camera can be powered from batteries and you can make pictures than the problem is in the flash capacitor which should be replaced. Or you still can make pictures with your camera without using a flash.
Posted on Jun 19, 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 18, 2010 | Canon PowerShot G5 Digital Camera
Dec 26, 2009 | Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
Oct 22, 2009 | Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
Apr 10, 2009 | Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
Jan 09, 2009 | Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
Jan 14, 2008 | Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
Apr 28, 2007 | Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
127 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!