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My Olympus c-760 seems to have developed an issue whereby the camera will take one, maybe two photos if I'm lucky, before it tells me that the battery is empty and turning itself off. I can turn it straight back on and go again for one or two photos, over and over, until the battery is genuinely empty. I have two batteries and the problem occurs with both, even when fully charged. I have tried using the firmware updater on the Olympus website but the camera appears to be too old. Any ideas? Is it worth getting the camera repaired or should I just move on and invest in a new camera?

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Check to see if anywhere on the camera there is a reset button,,check olympic website to see if ur model has option ,,if unable to find it,,,,also check to make sure your button is not sticking,,or jus not moving when u push it,,if that is the case,,turn it off ,,take batteries out,,take a little rubbing alcohol on a qtip,,put jus enuff to wer when you push down some squeeses out,,try cleaning button,,where a little gets down in there,,let dry,,turn on see if it helped,,

Posted on Nov 08, 2010

  • spanky791 Nov 08, 2010

    Unfortunately there is no reset button. When you say button, do you mean the button to take a shot? I'll try cleaning the contacts and see if that helps, I didn't think of that.

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