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Battery/memory card compartment wont close

It seems that the door to the battery and memory card compartment won't close fully. When I try to close it, it seems like there is something in the way. Also, the little sliding latch thing on the door (the thing that springs the door open when it is closed correctly) will not move either. I am afraid that if I force it, I will break something. Any suggestions?

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If it wont shut but still works fine just tape it there! if you think its a serious problem take it to a camera shop to get it checked out?

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Don't force it. It could be that your memory card is in backwards. This is a common cause for your battery door to not shut.

Hope this helps!

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