Having problems with your Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera ?

We purchased the cannon and we started having issues taking pictures. the following issues have ocurred: 1) When we take a picture the flash flickers and the picture doesn't take. 2) When we take a picture the entire camera freezes and everything turns black. The picture looks fuzzy when the camera unfreezes. We purchased the camera via Diner Club points..if we need to return the camera where do we return for replacement? do we contact diner's?


Answers :

I'm going to assume the pictures you have on the camera are not worth keeping. I'm going to assume you have the owners manual so the first thing I'd like your to do is check to make sure the SD card is unlocked here is a diagram.
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Next I would like your to format the memory SD card page 40 of your manual here is the best diagram I can provide.
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Once this has been completed turn the Main Dial page 16 to "P" program and the camera will begin making correct pictures.
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If you are inside and a flash is needed use the button on the forward side of the camera the one with the lightning bolt an the internal flash will pop up and charge. Look through the viewfinder and partially (half depress) the shutter button look for your green dot in focus indicator and the green lightning bolt to come on (when the flash is in use) compose your picture and depress the shutter button the rest of the way. You have just made a picture. Study your manual and have fun with your new camera
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