Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera ?

I have a Canon PowerShot S2IS that gives me a black screen and a "change batteries" message even with new batteries. Is there a way to re-set or re-boot the camera?

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Try cleaning the battery compartment contacts with a cotton swab "dampened" in rubbing alcohol. Also clean the battery contacts and the charging station the same way. Thanks, Dana
Try using a pencil eraser on the battery lugs inside the camera. Taking care not to leave any debris inside camera ( hold upside down) and blow out with can compressed air. Reconnect and hopefully problem fixed

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