Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A630 Digital Camera ?

Canon A630 just stopped working, lens stuck out/open


\015 It had good batteries in it. Tried changing them 3 times with different ones. Nothing. No warning lights before it died. It just went dead. No sound, no lights, nothing. Changed the digital media card. Very annoying, just got it this spring. Is there anything that can be done to reset it? Or is it just dead and I take a $275 loss?\015

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One idea: Can you connect to a computer over USB? Trying connecting it and turning it on to whatever setting you use to download photos. If your computer can still see the camera there's hope.

I checked the Canon website and there's no new firmware update available, so that's not an option.

I read the manual and the only reset option requires using the menu on the LCD, so that's out as an option too.

One last thought: Does it have an power adapter option? Perhaps you could plug it into wall power in order to completely eliminate the batteries from the circuit. If that works you know it's the battery.
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