Having problems with your Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera ?

Camera doesn't appear to be working

\015 I have a Canon EOS 400D camera and I have a fresh battery in it, but when I try and turn it on, nothing appears on the screen (like it's not working) and then when I try and turn it off, the battery light stays on until I take the battery out. It's not even 12 months old yet. Got any ideas on what could be wrong with it? Is very frustrating! \015

Answers :

Hi
Take the cameras back to the dealers. Even more so if you are coming to the end of the warranty. This sounds like a hardware fault. The cameras should operate without this sort of hitch and when you get the little red (read/write/power) staying on after you have switched it of and you have not just taking a strings of shots i.e. it is not writing to the card this is normally hardware failure. I had the same sort of thing on a 30D i used to have it turned out to be something which Canon replaced the main circuit board to get it working again.

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