Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A720 IS Digital Camera ?
Canon A720 IS does not turn on
\015 My son has a Canon A720-IS camera, maybe 2 years old and suddenly it will not turn on. Stone, cold dead. We have changed batteries for good ones (always NiMh rechargeables) and have checked there is 3V from the Lithium coin cell. He has taken easily a thousand pictures and is pleased with the camera.Does anyone know if it's repairable please? I hate to throw something like this away.Thanks in advance fo yout input.\015
Here are some simple things to try first for a camera that won't power on. They won't work for every case, but they're worth a try. You can skip the battery comments and focus on the other suggestions in the article:
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