Having problems with your Canon PowerShot G9 Digital Camera ?

Canon G9 will not turn on, put new battery in, still doesn't work

\015 Right before it stopped working all together it turned itself off a few times and I did see a brief message that said: memory card error\015\012Have tried a different memory card, still does not work.\015

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Camera most likely has a short in it. It's a common problem on the G9. This site www.camerasandparts.com is excellent if you have a broken canon digital camera. The G9 is too nice of a camera to not be working.
Your camera has a short, this happens on the G9 models from some screws that come loose and create a short in the camera. That memory card error is a false code that sometimes shows from the short. If you go to: camerasandparts.com they specialize in service for the Canon Powershot cameras. They have the no power fix for this right on their website and it's not much at all to have repaired. They are totally amazing if you need servicing for a powershot, that's all they deal with. They also include a fix in the camera so the power problem / short never happens again. I hope that helps, that's the greatest place if you need help with a Powershot problem.
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