Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

I just bought an Alba SL 1231 digital camera from Argos. I charged the battery as per instructions and inserted into the camera. When I turn on the power the camera switches on ok but as soon as I release the power button it turns off again immediately, not giving me a chance to select the menu or any other function. Is this a fault or am I doing something wrong?


Answers :

Hi.

The camera is faulty.

Alba cameras are very simple and have a small set of options. No option will cause the camera turning on by itself, providing that the battery is fully charging.

The most common reason for this fault is a defective battery.

Some Alba model will support regular AAA batteries along with the re-chargeable battery.

If the camera is new, rather than testing I suggest going back to Argos to have it replaced.

Regards.
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\015\012You are pressing the power switch half the way thats why it is getting turned off as you release the power button . You need to firmly press the power button as it gets locked in , thats it your camera will stay on as long as battery is having charge .
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