Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera ?

Battery light comes on

\015 Battery lights comes on with in 2 minutes the battery are good?\015

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Hi and welcome to FixYa,

Based on your description, 2 possibilities:
  • internal fault on its electronic circuitry;
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  • battery contacts.
Not that much that is user doable if it is internal, however, to address the battery issue:
  • clean the battery contacts of the camera;
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  • in some instances, it may be needed to scrape these contacts to expose fresh metal;
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  • while in some cases, it may even require that the battery contacts of the camera be stretched / bended in such a way as they exert more force/pressure to contact the battery terminals.

Hope that this be of initial help/idea. Good luck and thank you for using FixYa.
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