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Sanyo Xacti (VPC C5E) digital movie camera NOT STARTING UP

Hi, My Sanyo Xacti (VPC C5E) digital movie camera was woking fine for more than one year : until yesterday evening i.e. when suddently it has stopped functioning. So it is not starting up at all and when I dock it (to charge the battery and to check possibility of battery being down) it just shows the green light meaning that the battery is full. There seems to be no way of starting up the Xacti. Any clues please? Regards, Usav

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  • LouieJ Jan 27, 2008

    Suprise suprise. Same problem. Anybody got any suggestions. .

  • jos_a Dec 28, 2008

    Dear Sanyo-Cam-pro's and users,

    I was very happy using my Sanyo DMX-C% cam for tree years. Did a lot of promotions to family and colleague's. Now in a cold ( -2 c) whether photo-shoot all of a sudden no functions at all. Not with any of my 3 batteries nor the ac- adapter. The on/off switch, normally needed after battery swap, doesn't seems to do anything any more. Broken wires through th LCD-door-hinges perhaps? Over time the LCD-door opened sideways ok but i noticed it was a little bit more heavy to turn around.
    Very sorry, i cant use my friend any more.
    Any solutions? is there perhaps a combination of buttons to press to make a total reset?
    Please any ideas will be very welcome. Sanyo is top!
    Krgds, Jos

  • suezzy Jan 31, 2009

    my camera stoped working after about a month and i can turn it on what so ever.

  • steve1414 Feb 03, 2009

    My Xacti C5 suddenly will not turn on. I have replaced the battery but still nothing. It will show the green light when in the charger but nothing works. Anyone have a solution?



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This sounds like the same problem my daughter has with her camera (same model). Have sent it away to be repaired and have been told it needs a new MAIN PCB. The total cost is £232.65 !!! We are still looking around to see if we can get it done cheeper !

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  • Anonymous Jan 30, 2007

    This sounds like the same problem my daughter has with her camera (same model). Have sent it away to be repaired and have been told it needs a new MAIN PCB. The total cost is £232.65 !!! We are still looking around to see if we can get it done cheaper !



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