Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?
We bought a new Vivitar DVR 790HD camera recently.When we first got it the power button started the camera but soon after it went dead. We connected the charger to the camera with the lead supplied and the screen turns blue and displays the letters MSDC.There is no indication to say that it is charging. After quite a while we disconnected the charger but the camera goes dead and won't switch on.
There is no mention of how to charge the battery in the easy guide and the cd included won't downloa
It's brand new. It's faulty straight out of the box.
Just return it for a refund or exchange.
Just return it for a refund or exchange.
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We bought a new Vivitar DVR 790HD camera recently.When we first got it the power button started the camera but soon after it went dead. We connected the charger to the camera with the lead supplied and the screen turns blue and displays the letters MSDC.There is no indication to say that it is charging. After quite a while we disconnected the charger but the camera goes dead and won't switch on. There is no mention of how to charge the battery in the easy guide and the cd included won't downloa
It's brand new. It's faulty straight out of the box. Just return it for a refund or exchange. ... Digital Cameras
My camera worked perfectly fine until the battery went dead. it wasnt the original battery that came with the camera and i charged it with the charger that did come with the camera so i thought the charger just blew the battery with too much voltage so i bought another battery that matches the charger and the camera and when i charged the new battery and put it in, the camera wont even turn on.
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My Casio Exilim EX-S880 wont turn on. Battery is dead but the camera wont charge on the charger. The red charger light is flashing when then camera is placed on it. This red light used to stay on permanently when it was charging. Any ideas? Thanks
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HELP!!! PLEASE!! ONE DAY WHEN I WAS TAKING A PICTURE MY CAMERA I733 MODEL WENT DEAD OR QUIT NOW WE HAVE CHANGED THE BATTERIES AND IT WONT TURN ON AND THE BARREL WONT MOVE AND IT'S OUT. IF YOU HAVE A SOLUTION PLEASE NOTIFY ME THANK YOU.
Try changing the batteries to Duracell alkaline...it seems to work. I had a similar problem, now the camera is fine again.\015\012 \015\012THe Polaroid i733 has two battery settings. You can access these by pressing the menu key and selecting set up. ... Polaroid i733LP Digital Camera
The camera will not turn on unless plugged into the charger that is plugged into the wall. does this mean that the battery is dead and wont work again?
If this is a rechargeable battery that has been charged many times or has been allowed to completely discharge, it might be dead. ... Sanyo Xacti VPC-T700 Digital Camera
My fujifilm finepix f480 is brand new and i've only used it about 4 times. Without any incident to start a problem, the charger stopped working and the camera wont turn on at all with the battery in it. The charger light will go on for about 2 minutes and then turn off, and the camera light wont go on at all with the battery in it...is this the camera or the battery or the charger?
Looks to me as charger issue. Digi cam dont work if battery is very low... forget about flash. Also check the input voltage for charger as it should be compatible with power supply at your home. ... Fuji Digital Cameras
My polaroid t831 is completly dead. i lost my battery charger and i only have the computer USB charger left. but it doesn't work at all. I have tried to look online for polaroid chargers but i had no luck at all. I don't want to get another camera because this camera is still in great condition & nothing is wrong with it, only that it is dead.
I found chargers and batteries for this camera by searching Amazon for "polaroid t831". There are also cheap universal chargers that will charge any small camera or phone battery, like ... Polaroid PDC 5080 Digital Camera
We got our Cannon Powershot s70 wet and now the battery appears to be dead (charger flashs red and green but no charge appears to be happening. Use of a new battery still doesn't poer the camera. Thanks Tony MoreWe got our Cannon Powershot s70 wet and now the battery appears to be dead (charger flashs red and green but no charge appears to be happening. Use of a new battery still doesn't poer the camera. Thanks Tony Comments:Mar 23, 2010 - My concern is that the camera getting wet event occurr
Hi,\015\012\015\012At this point it is likely that serious damage has occurred to the circuitry of the camera which will have been shorted by the water ingress. Water is also corrosive in nature (particularly salt water) and wreaks havoc ... Canon PowerShot S70 Digital Camera
I got this camera last June and it's been dead since January. Every time i try to charge it, it will not respond to the charge.The battery is completely dead, but when the charger is plugged into either the wall or the computer, it will not charge at all. Is it the battery? Also, Ike th recently just ordered a new charger for my camera and the same result happened; the camera will not respond to the charge.
Hi,\015\012Sounds like the battery is toast. Batteries can stop charging any point in their life span. Usually I'd suggest just buying a new battery but because a battery shouldn't die like that within the first year I'd suggest contacting Nikon in y ... Nikon Coolpix S4000 Digital Camera
BATTERY DEAD WONT CHARGE NO LIGHTS ON CHARGER BASE
... Fuji FinePix Z1 Digital Camera
My camera battery ran out and when i plug it in to charge it with the original charger nothing happens at all, cant switch it on and it doesnt charge, it wont do off the computer either, i tried it with a dc adapter and i can turn the camera on while its plugged in with that but it still wont charge - is it the battery or the charger or both???
Yes replace both ,batterry and the charger,thath way youl be shure and the new battery must be charge for 12 hrs ...\015\012and should works fine after ..\015\012hope that will help you\015\012regards Alan.. ... Kodak EasyShare M863 Digital Camera
Battery failure I charge my Pentax Optio S5z battery on the charger then put it in the camera when it is fully charged (green light comes on on the charger) but the camera won't work ie. battery is dead, as i put it back in the charger and the light comes up red like it is flat again. Sometimes I just leave it in the camera and it seems to work after a few days, then may last for a day or sometimes for ages. I'm guessing the battery is stuffed but I want to check before I buy a new one. Please
The only solution for that is to buy a new battery. I had the same problem with my canon 900Ti (NB5 battery), died after less than a year. It probably exceeded it's battery cycle life... have a nice day! ... Pentax Optio S5z Digital Camera
My camera wont turn on! I left it charging for a 2 whole days and nothing wont even connect to my hp. Wont even turn on when plugged in on the wall charger and the camera lense is always down wont come up when turned off.
Repair or sell as parts or repair or as is on a site such as Ebay.When you cannot start the camera, then there is not much else to do.It sounds as if there is something wrong in the circuits or the power end of the unit. In any case not g ... Samsung i85 Digital Camera
I just bought my camera while on vacation and everything worked fine. I came home and tried to take a photo but the battery went dead and the camera did not retract. I charged the battery thinking I could put it in when charged and this camera would retract but it still wont. I can look at pictures but when I put it on the feature to take photos the camera shuts off and it still wont retract. Thank you please respond to [email protected]
Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digital camer ... Olympus Stylus 7010 Digital Camera
I hit the power button and it turns green for a second but then goes out. The camera and LCD screen do nothing. So I have some sort of power problem. When I put the battery in the charger the charger light comes on for about a 10seconds but then goes out (suggesting that the battery is fully charged). Is this a battery problem (not charging or holding a charge) or a camera problem? I don't want to buy a new battery if the camera itself is dead... Thanks!
Hi i have struggled with this within few months of buying the camera.\015\012Both the charger and camera are not making a good connection with the battery. i clean with alcohol, this usually helps with the charger. When powering up in camera i ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W120 Digital Camera
Hi, I have an HP Photosmart R740 series digital camera. My ex-roommate stole the charger to the battery (I believe she meant to steal the camera too). Anyway, now I need another charger since the battery is now dead. Any suggestions where I can buy a replacement charger? Please help!!
Hello. I recommend that you contact HP directly at one of the numbers below. Have your camera model handy in case they ask for that information\015\012\015\012U.S. phone numbers for:\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012 ... Digital Cameras
My camera wont turn on. even when i plug it into the charger. when i plug it in the triangle flashes red,green, then orange but wont charge the camera. whats wrong with my camera?
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel\012 after dropping it. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional.Use\012\ ... Samsung DualView TL220 Digital Camera
Hello there,........i have a samsung digimax s500cyber530 that i bought appox: 4 years ago?,.....and we just several days ago replaced an 8 year old gateway "windows" computer w/a brand new HP computer w/windows 7. my camera worked perfectly w/the old gateway,.....but it not only wont download/delete the pics from the camera into the new HP,...the camera is also in a "dead state and wont work at all" until i open the battery compartment and shuffle the batteries around!!! what going on,....and i
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I have an australian version of the canon digital ixus 70 camera and the bustards wont fix it cause they say it has sand in it ??they choose the easy way out this is still under waranty. Anyway the camera wont turn on on a fully charged battery the camera is just dead i cant see what sand has to do with it??? .after they take your money they dont want to know you???buy the way i am from australia any advise would be very thankfull bye
Ok try this, maybe they've got tired of taking easy money of $90 for the fix\015\012\015\012This is not a joke........\015\012Use a can of compressed air and blow around the lens while it is extended. Even if the lens wont extend st ... Digital Cameras
I didn't use my Exilim EX-Z75 for quite a while. When I went to turn it on, the battery was dead. Now when I recharge the battery, the camera turns on and will take some photos, but if I try to turn the camera on a couple of days later, the battery is totally dead again.
... Casio Exilim EXZ75 Digital Camera
Kodak DX6490 My Kodak camera went dead and I failed to charge it for approximately 3 weeks. I couldn't find the charger (lost in move) and went a bought a universal charger. I've charged the battery, bought a new battery and charged that one, and still the camera will not come on. Help.
Hi: This is a long shot, but I had a similar. It would start up, but lense would not extend. Secret was that it wanted the date re-loaded. They have a small internal battery to keep the clock going when you remove the main battery to change it. ... Kodak EasyShare DX6490 Digital Camera
Umm, im not quite sure what happend to my camera but i really need your help other wise my sister will kill me.Well I was looking through photos and then the screen just went a greyish tint and the lense wont go back in. The camera has also frozen and it wont turn off! I really need your help !
Ok.i will help you. please take your battery of the camera and put one more time.if it dont work go to a near by servicing center ... Samsung L100 Digital Camera
Camera will not turn on.When I put in on the charge dock the light blinks but it never charges.If I press photos on the charger the camera comes on and displays photos.It still wont come on without being on the charger.
The cameras rechargeable battwery is worn out, so it will no longer hold a charge, open the battery compartment door, and remove the battery, then copy the information on the battery and purchace a new one that is identical to the old one at a specia ... Casio Exilim EX-Z57 Digital Camera
Ugh hi my camera wont work unless its in the charger and when it is in the charger it will only show the pictures. The lense wont come out. :/ help
Does the light blink while it's sitting in the charger? If so call tech support and see if they will replace your battery. ... Casio Exilim EX-S600 Digital Camera
M853 camera I got this camera 5 months ago and now it wont charge I have a wall charger so I bought a new batterie and it still wont charge or come on
It is under warranty .....go to kodak service ....please ... Kodak EasyShare M853 Digital Camera