Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A570 IS Digital Camera ?

I dropped my camera on carpet a couple of feet away and now ithe lens won't open or close unless i squeeze the battery compartment. Have I totally destroyed it?!

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No, this may be a very simple fix. Think you slightly bent down the battery terminal contacts inside the camera's battery compartment in the fall. Try bending them upward a little bit to make better contact using a pencil, or other skinny object. For more things to try, see this link.
It's possible, but there's around a 50% chance that you can repair it yourself, click here for details.

If that fails then contact Canon in your country to get a repair estimate, but repairs are likely to exceed the camera value.

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