Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

I have a ivitar dvr545 digital camera, it seems nt to take a charge. from what i cn tell about the battery it looks ok ( no bubbling). i get a red ligt when its on charge. but no power after itcarging for quite a few hours. can thisstill be he battery

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Let's try this.
If it is not the battery, then it could be the charger.
Not sure how old this camera is.
Your battery has a limited life, like all rechargeable batteries. The life on the older batteries can be dependent on how it is used and how many times it is recharged. The newer batteries have better life expectancy than the older technology.
I think if I wanted to use the camera that the first thing I would do is to buy a new battery from a source such as Ebay Batteries for this camera range in prices from about $5.06 to over $12.00 plus shipping which can be over $12.00.
You will have to decide whether you want to get a battery from a retailer such as Walmart or a photo store. I am sure that the price will still be more than a generic one.
Batteries can look ever so good, and be completely of no use.
It is interesting, though that out of the many batteries I have used for my digital cameras I have fixed and used, only a few have died.
I have taken thousands of pictures with different kinds of cameras to see the batteries last very well.
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