Having problems with your Canon IXUS 90IS Digital Camera ?

Canon ixus 90 IS.When put power on get a red light to left of ISO on rear of camera and nothing else .Any suggestions?

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I'm thinking it's a low voltage problem. Make sure the battery is fully charged, and that the contacts on both the battery and camera are clean (use a qtip and alcohol, or a pencil eraser).
\015\012Here is an excellent web blog about power problems, and things you can check:
\015\012There's also the possibility that there is a stuck lens issue, if the battery is good, but the camera will not turn on. Here's things you can try for this problem:
\015\012Even though the article is for lens errors, it also applies to stuck lens issues.
\015\012If you can't get it working and decide to have it serviced, get an estimate first, since cost of repair can be quite high.
\015\012Good luck, thanks for using FixYa, and hope this helps!
Does the camera power off almost right away ? if so you need better akaline batteries or new rechargeable batteries. every digital camera i've ever owned "eats" batteries generally because of the lcd screen. i've tried dollar store batteries once. was able to get one or two pictures per set of batteries.
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