Having problems with your Canon Powershot A1000IS Digital Camera ?

Canon Powershot A1000-IS stuck on zoom plus shutter problem.

\015 \015\012When you turn the camera on, it zooms to max, and you cannot turn it back. Also, the shutter will not release. On/off works fine, and all dials appear to be working O.K.. Also tried replacing batteries to re-set - no luck. Any suggestions? Any kind of re-set feature? THANK YOU!\015

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Hello. If there is a reset, it will show it here in the manual. go to this web address. http://gdlp01.c-wss.com/gds/0300001222/PSA1000IS_CUG_EN_02.pdf hope this helps. Ron
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