Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS Digital Camera ?

Canon SD1100 won't turn on. I just bought a used one off of Ebay because I liked the model (mine was stolen) and it seemed to be working fine. However, the seller gave me a generic, no-name battery and charger which I hope is the problem. I want to know if buying a Canon battery and charger would be my solution. If not, i'm gonna have to return it...


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That likely wouldn't fix it now. The cheap generic batteries sometimes cause this problem. Let me make a suggestion, if you go to camerasand parts.com they only charge $69 to totally service the camera up, that includes the power problem too and also the shipping back. The good thing is that since you have a power problem, they'll swap out your battery for you too if that was the problem. Just thought to mention that as a suggestion, they're amazing if you need help with a Canon Powershot Digital Camera. If things don't work out with the seller, here's a great option and maybe the seller will pitch in to have it serviced up.
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