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Fe-190 My flash doesn't work. I can take pics outside, but indoors or in dark lighting it won't flash and the picture won't take. Any suggestions. Thanks!

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    I have the same problem. My flash does not work. Check your flash setting button on top of the camera and see if it "clicks" when you push on it.



    I think that it might be this button, or the micro switch under the button. Please check yours out and let me know.



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None other than checking out the manual to see if it is actually switched on.
If it turn out to be a component failure . then that's it ,no repair only replace camera

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When you look at your pictures are they dark, murky and hard to see? If you took pictures at a wedding, dance recital, theater performance or any indoor event and they came out dark, read on to learn why your pictures are dark, and how to fix this common camera problem.

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