Having problems with your Canon EOS-20D Body only Digital Camera ?
Pop up flash will not work in low light conditions. Neither will it pop up when depressing the button at left of the lens.
This can be caused by the plastic gears binding or being broken or the motherboard needing a fix. Unfortunately it means a trip to the repair depot. It is covered by warranty if you still have any time left.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Canon EOS-20D Body only Digital Camera
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Pop up flash will not work in low light conditions. Neither will it pop up when depressing the button at left of the lens.
This can be caused by the plastic gears binding or being broken or the motherboard needing a fix. Unfortunately it means a trip to the repair depot. It is covered by warranty if you still have any time left. ... Canon EOS-20D Body only Digital Camera
Green light on camera back to the right of the 'delete' button continually flashes on-off about 1 second intervals as soon as battery is inserted as long as CF card is in place. Switching camera ON produces no visible operational indicators. Depressing "Menu" button flashes: hour glass; menu display; blank screen. Holding button down just cycles as above. Swapped lens, data card, battery, connected EH-5 power source; nothing makes any difference. Checked same lens in another D70 camera; it's OK.
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