Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD600 Digital Camera ?

Broken toggle Hi,  My Canon SD 600 toggle switch will now only take photos. It will not move to video or allow me to view photos once they have been taken. The switch seems to have lost any resistance. Any tips?


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I had the exact problem with my SD600, which I had purchased in Jan 2007 (needless to say it was beyond it's warranty). I called Canon and it would cost me $99 just to have it looked at, and then any additional $$ for pars, shipping and taxes. It was suggested to take it to a local Canon Service Center, which I found in Irvine (through http://www.yelp.com/biz/canon-factory-service-center-irvine). They were able to repair my camera free of charge and would've sent it free of charge, but I was close enough to pick it up. And it only took 4 days for them to repair it. Please pass along this info!
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