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I own a Canon Ultura Camcorder. It currently won't power on. I tried to charge the camera by plugging in the adapter, but the charge light will not come on. I thought there might be a problem with the adapter cord, so I bought a universal battery charger last night. The battery was fine. I put the charged battery back in the camcorder, but it still will not power on. Do you have any ideas on what the problem might be? I called Canon, but they won't help me because they no longer service this product.

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Hi, I own a Canon Ultura as well and just ran into the same problem as you. Were you able to find a solution? Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Best, Josh

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This is usually caused by a failed component in the power circuit within the camera and can usually be repaired fairly inexpensively. However, it's not a user serviceable problem and will need to be repaired qualified service technician.


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