Having problems with your Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera ?
Canon 40D can not turn on
\015 My 40D cannot start up. There is no response when I push the On/Off button. It remains the same after changing to the full-charged battery which came with the camera.Thanks for your help.\015
Same problem. Fully charged main battery. In my case, I hadn't used the camera in over 6 months. All I did was pull the main battery and then pulled the small CR 2016 button cell battery located inside the main battery compartment and re-inserted both batteries. The camera made a quiet click and then turned on with the main power switch and asked to reset the date and time. Works fine now. If this doesn't work just purchase a new button cell.
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