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I have a DMC-LC Panasonic camera. I put new batteries in it and turn it on. It will immediately shut down. The camera is sensing the batteries are low and shutting down.
What is the solution. I don't want to send it in for repair because its older and not worth the repair charge.
Is there something I can do to adjust the sensor that tells the camera to shut down when the battery is low.
I'm sure its probably out of adjustment.

S. D. Franklin

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