Question about Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ7 Digital Camera

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My flash won't go on!

Hi! I release the flash as usual but it won't go off!

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  • Coco10019 Aug 13, 2008

    I just sent to to Panasonic for $161.  Address is on their website and they are reliable.

  • Anonymous Sep 21, 2008

    My flash won't work either.

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Me Too! Maybe the camera is badly made

Does the camera have a separate battery for the flash or is it just the main one?

Posted on Nov 09, 2008

Hi,

#1. Make sure that the flash head has popped-up fully.

#2. What is the mode dial on your FZ7 set to? In "movie" mode and certain scene modes the flash is fixed to OFF, even though you may open the flash.

#3. Also, check to see if the battery is charged.
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If none of the above work, then it is likely that the flash has expired. Send the camera to a service center to get it repaired, or just buy a new one.

Posted on Sep 14, 2008

I have this problem also, any answers?

Posted on Aug 13, 2008

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