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Camera goes on but lens and zoom do not work

The camera turns on and goes to the canon screen. After a few seconds the screen goes black and the camera shuts off. I am not able to do anything while it is on and the shutter will not close and the zoom does not go out when it is turned on like it should. My 1 yr old had it but I do not think he dropped it.

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I saw a post suggesting removal of batteries for 24 hours to reset camera, then try brand new manufacturer recommended batteries.... (my wife informed me that my 3 year old dropped ours....... i know there is a moral to this story.... but try the 24 hour approach to see if it resets... otherwise probably not worth fixing...good luck

Posted on Feb 18, 2007

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