Having problems with your Canon Digital Rebel / EOS-300D Digital Camera with EF-S 18-55mm Lens ?
Flash will not pop up
\015 My flash will not pop up and when I get it to come up the flash will not work. Any suggestions?\015
If it is really old, the bulb could be busted...
other whise, if its digital, there must be something wrong with the setup..
other whise, if its digital, there must be something wrong with the setup..
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