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Problem Error 001 in EOS 20D

\015 Dear sir, \015\012i am taking photos from my EOS 2o D yestarday and suddenly i found error 001 in my camra and it stoped work. after some time it works when i take out my battery and again put. so what is this problem\015\012BImal\015

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Hello!!

try resetting once!!!!! remove the battery and press\015\012the power button for few seconds and replace the batteries and try\015\012switching on!!!!
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