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Black Screen; Change Battery Message
\015 Hello,\015\012\015\012When I turn on my PowerShot A300 I get a black screen and a "change battery pack" message even with brand new batteries. Shortly thereafter, the camera shuts off. Any ideas are appreciated. P.S. This camera has never been dropped or abused in any way.\015\012\015\012I have a canon SX100IS ..even after replacing the new batteries ,my camera shoes a battery change error and gets switched off..\015\012\015\012i am in India..i bought this in USA when i was on a business trip..please assist\015
Simple! with my Canon S90 had the same problem until I changed the SD card from LEXAR for a TOSHIBA SD card and the message " Change the Battery Pack"disappeared.
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Black Screen; Change Battery Message
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Black Screen; Change Battery Message
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Black Screen; Change Battery Message
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