Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?
I Have a canon E300 which has two faults first vit will not power up and previously to this fault the screen would play back a tape and show a picture nut in record mode the screen should nothing.
I wa nt to play back the old tapes have and record them onto dvd can it be repaired and how much would it cost?
The power up problem perhaps can be solved by replacing the clock battery that is under the view finder arm. Move the arm to get at the small battery draw and replace the CR2025 button battery.
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I Have a canon E300 which has two faults first vit will not power up and previously to this fault the screen would play back a tape and show a picture nut in record mode the screen should nothing. I wa nt to play back the old tapes have and record them onto dvd can it be repaired and how much would it cost?
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