Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S500 IXUS 500 Digital Camera ?

Mode switch has broken off and the camera screen says no image

\015 My son pulled the mode switch off my canon S500. The camera screen says "no image" and the camera will not function. I cant seem to get the switch back into the slot to activate the camera. The camera will not function accept to say "no Image" on the screen. Is there any way to get this switch back into the slot,and get the camera to turn on?\015

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It probably remained locked on the viewer and there are no images capture stored into the camera ..that's why it says that ....and it must be a way to restore the function of that button cause no matter if you lock it permanently into the the shooting mode its still a issue of getting pics out of it ....most cameras have to be on viewing mode when are plugged on the data cable ...but ..if you can open it and switch it on the mode that allow you to take pictures...you can always get the pictures from the SD card directly via an card reader ...adapter ( USB) that cost only a few dollars...
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