Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

My camera will only stay on in playback picture mode switch to video or to take photo,s it shuts off, my camera is a vivitar vivicam 3950

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This is happening when the battery is too low ...the actual cause is that it require less power to playback the pictures and much more for to work in shooting mode...So if you use disposable batteries get new ones...and be sure they ate real good alkaline quality ones...if you use rechargeable ..charge them better ...or change them too cause after a while they do not keep the charge so well anymore..
if this is correct ..it should open just fine for playback (view mode) and for the take picture mode just open ...beep a few times and say low batteries and shut down ...or something like that ..
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