Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

I have a samsung digimax cyber530 and it wont stay on and switches itself off all the time. I also have a Kodak V1253 and have the same problem

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Do you mean it switches off while taking pictures? or when not in use after a minute or so? check 'auto power off' in menu and see if its set for a short time and if you can change it.
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I have a samsung digimax cyber530 and it wont stay on and switches itself off all the time. I also have a Kodak V1253 and have the same problem

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