Having problems with your Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera ?

Canon 40D - All settings are reset after reboot - Serious error

\015 Dear all,I have just bought Canon 40D. There is a serious error. All settings I want to change like language are reset to default after I turn off the camera. I asked the Canon service and they told me that's the mainboard error. It cost too much to change the mainboard so they refused to fix it free. What should I do? Is it the mainboard error?Thanks for your answers if you experienced the same problem!\015

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I would hesitate to disagree with Canon service, but you may want to try replacing the date/time battery. It's a small "button" battery (CR2016) that is supposed to provide power so that the camera 'remembers' the date, time, and other settings when the main battery is removed.
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\015\012It is located in a holder that slides out of the camera, right next to where the main battery is located. It's worth a try.
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