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My sanyo wont take photos any longer but it will let me scroll through the pics on the card


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Some where in reading other solution ideas someone said to clean the contacts on the battery.I did so by scatching the battery's gold terminals lightly with a scissors ,it worked.thanks so much for being here for us.thanks to the person who suggeated it.the camera is a very large investment and i dont think walmart would have taken it back because we bought it last feb. julie
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My sanyo wont take photos any longer but it will let me scroll through the pics on the card


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