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Intermittent power up problem

When I powerup camera, it either works normally OR the lens comes out - then powers down immediately leaving the lens out OR I get a change battery message. Cleaning the battery contact points with alcohol doesn't seem to help.

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Sounds like a weak or low charged battery. If you're using rechargeable batteries, be sure to charge AT LEAST 14 hours before using them. If alkaline, be sure they're fresh.

Posted on Nov 24, 2006

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