Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A630 Digital Camera ?

Battery cover not closing

\015 HiA friend borrowed my canon powershot A360 and returned it with the battery/card cover in the lock position and wont close. The slide on top won't go to the unlock position. any suggestions?\015

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Worngly he inserted take it to service centre
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