Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?

In spite of trying different batteries, our PowerShot SD9501s seems completely dead. There were no warning signs. It simply stopped working. Suggestions? Thank you.


Answers :

Hi,

This is a common problem and there are few tricks you could use.First, pull out the battery for few minutes, say 15 minutes and then put the battery back and check the same.If problem persists, then take some cleaning solution and clean the battery connectors. If there is dirt, dust or rust on the battery connectors, it would result in ' dead ' situation as you mentioned.Make sure that the lens are not stuck. If the problem still remains, it confirms an internal failure. In most cases, i have seen blown IC's or diodes on the power board on it. If you have an electronics experience, could read schematics and would be able to keep precautions, i would be glad to provide you with a link to purchase service manual and provide you with some pointers. Repair is not a wise option unless it is under warranty as repair would cost more than $100.

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