Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S5 IS Digital Camera ?
When the camera is in recording mode it's light is red, and when it's in view mode is green
This is normal operation and not a malfunction.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Canon PowerShot S5 IS Digital Camera
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