Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A470 Digital Camera ?
Camera lens not retracting
\015 I,ve got a canon powershot A470 camera...while i was taking pic battery went down.....when i switched it on again....LCD displaying lens error and asking to restart...i dont know hw to restart.....aftr the msg the cam is automatically switching off...........\015
The battery is damaged
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