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Power supply problem

Even when the alakaline batteries are brand new in the camera, the display tells you replace batteries and then shuts down. Does anybody have any idea what the problem maybe, and if so, is it worth having fixed or to purchase a new one?

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First, please get a set of NiMh batteries and matching charger the higher the power rating the better. Digital cameras are real battery eaters and the ONLY batteries to use are NiMh. No, I don't have shares in the battery companies. Your problems should clear up with the change in batteries. If the problem continues, the lens may be jammed and you will need to take your camera into an authorized shop for repair.

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