Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD300 / IXUS 40 Digital Camera ?

My Camera was dropped and message e18 appears on the camera.

\015 My camera will not allow me to take pictures or do anything. please help. sincerely Pamela\015

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Remove battery. reset usually located near batt. if not try vacuming the cam. if you use compressed air it will blow grime into cam making it woarse. Good luck
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