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I went to view the pictures I had taken the day before and the low battery indicater came on and the camera turned off. I replaced the batteries but the camera kept turning off. I replaced them again, but still the same problem. I tried to see if maybe I could upload them, but the camera would turn on then turn off. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks Y

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Hi yban, Not sure if this will solve it but many times such problems occur from 2 reseaons A) loose parts in the battery compartment - causing cutting electricity. See if you can detect any problem there. B) when the memory card is damaged or not well placed. Try running it with an alternative memory and see if the problem reoccurs. Let me know if this helped. Thanks, D.

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