Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?

I have a CANON camera A610 - since i changed the batteries it is not powering. The batteries are new. Please advise the possible problem


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Double check that the new batteries are actually good. Note that so-called "heavy duty" batteries are terrible for use in digital cameras.\015\012
\015\012Next thing to check is the battery door slide switch. This is a tiny black micro-switch in the the battery compartment. It's activated by a tiny plastic piece on the battery door slide mechanism that may have broken off.
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