Having problems with your Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera ?
My new canon 100d is not switching on
\015 My new canon 1000d is not switching on when I put it on. it only goes on when i remove the battery and puts it back again.What is the problem? how can I solve it?\015
If it is new, look in your manual and make sure you have properly followed the setup process. If you have, and the camera has been used and was OK before,then it is faulty, and therefore you should return it to your supplier for repair under warranty.
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My new canon 100d is not switching on
If it is new, look in your manual and make sure you have properly followed the setup process. If you have, and the camera has been used and was OK before,then it is faulty, and therefore you should return it to your supplier for repair under warranty ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera
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When the camera is switched on it shows only memory card photos but in the camera mode it does not shoot photographs. I sent the camera to Canon Repair center, they told its optical assembly is faulty and it will cost Rs 5000/- which is more than the cost of new camera
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