Having problems with your Canon PowerShot G6 Digital Camera ?

My Canon G6 will not power on. I have tried new battery and also using the adapter......still no power

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Does the LED light up at all? If so, what color is the LED?, does the LCD display on top show any settings, etc. There are a number of reasons why your camera may not boot up. If there is a short in the system, the controller/internal computer is smart enough not to allow current from the battery to kick on and thereby frying other parts. For example the LCD display that pops out to review shots or view what is being processed by the CCD. It's also possible that the dial that allows you to select different modes is broke/shorting multiple selection. Etc. Replacement parts are hard to come by and expensive....Typical cost of repair to a shop is probably more than the camera is worth, they have a hefty overhead to maintain.
The best thing is to find another similar camera/used or also broke and give them both to a 'Geek'/techie' friend. .He may enjoy the challenge and probably charge you very little..it's a gamble but at the moment you are sans camera
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