Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera ?

Change the batteries message even with new NIMH RShack batteries

\015 Righ after the change batteries message appears on the old batteries, I bought brand new NIMH batteries, charge in full and put it on; however, the message was coming back after I took around 50 pictures. Any advice?\015\012Carlos Montalvan - Email address: [email protected]\015

Answers :

The solution is to change the small 'date/time' battery. You can have the regular batteries as charged as you like, it won't make any difference. The tiny date/time battery is in the same compartment as the regular batteries, on the opposite side of the hinge. Extract it with a fingernail, it is situated on the left hand wall of the battery compartment (when the camera is inverted and the compartment open).
Try to clean and adjust all battery contacts. It works on many cases.
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