Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A530 Digital Camera ?

The batter latch cover will not close fully. How do I fix this?

\015 When I press the latch close while taking pictures, contact will be made and pictures will be taken. However, if I do not press the latch close, there is no contact.\015

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