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Brand new Powershot S5 IS

Have had this camera form a few months. Was working great, then when I was taking a picture it asked me to raise the flash, I did, it then powered off and I have not been able to turn it on since. It has not be dropped or damaged and was around my neck the entire time. Took a 12 or so pictures that day then just shut down.

I am on vacation and brought this camera just for this trip. Now I cannot use it.

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Have you checked the batteries?

This camera should only use Alkaline AA batteries or NiMH batteries.

Are they flat or the wrong type

Also check that your memory card is installed properly and all covers are closed

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