Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD400 / IXUS 50 Digital Camera ?

My Camera is in Dead condition

\015 Hello,I recently dropped my camera while i was walking after which my camera stopped working completely(In Dead condition), i even tried changing a new battery but no luck. Any inputs will be of a great help.Thanks,\015

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Digital camera a really a pain arnt they will several things could be causing you problem. solider joint broke, cracked board, loose ribbon cable, any of these will cause your problem. now there is hope. if you are filmier with the inside of a digital camera than tear into it lol. If not you need to send it in to a service center like mine once received we can better determine your problem.
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