Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S230 / IXUS 179 Digital Camera ?
Selection button loose , stuck on picture
\015 I'm experiencing the same problem. Brought the camera to a Ritz shop and they said it could cost anywhere from $100-200 to fix. Can get a camera for that money but would rather fix the camera if it is an easy fix\015
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