Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A590 IS Digital Camera ?

Canon PowerShot A590 IS Digital Camera: Working one day, dead the next. Main batteries not the issue, tried new ones same deal. How can I diagnose? Does anybody repair these things or is it not cost effective?


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\015\012I had the same thing happen to my A590. I found the problem with mine was a micro swtch inside the battery compartment. open the battery compartment and you will see the small white tap that is supposed to get pressed when you close the door. I took mine apart and wedged the end of a toothpick under the tab and mine has been working fine ever since. I haven't been able to get an answer as to what the purpose of this switch is but it's been about 6 months and I have seen no adverse effects from my repair.
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\015\012Good luck,
\015\012Bob
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