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When i try to turn on my camera it makes a clicking noise and shuts off and yes it has good batteries

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  • Anonymous Oct 21, 2008

    I have the same problem, my camera dropped about 1 or 2 feet to a carpetted floor a few days ago. Also, when I try to take a picture it will turn itself off. I've tried many times and it keeps clicking noisily and turning itself off.

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Hi

It sounds like the lens or the lens cover is getting caught. Has the camera been dropped or had liquid spilt on it? If it's been near the beech and has got sand in it this could be another problem.

It'll probably have to go back to a repairer but you could try gently helping the lens out of the camera body as you try to turn it on, this may free it.

If the camera in more than a year old don't bother getting it repaired, the cost will be more than buying a new camera.

Cheers

Posted on Aug 09, 2008

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