Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD800 IS / IXUS 850 IS Digital Camera ?

Canon sd800 won't turn on like the battery is dead

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Hi, \015\012
\015\012If the batteries run down completely while the camera is still open, it may not start up again when new batteries are installed. But if you remove the memory card, then install the new batteries, when you turn it on it should come back to life.
Digital cameras for the most part should only be used with rechargeable NiMH batteries (if you still have your instruction manual, open it to the "batteries" section. Pretty sure you'll see a statement similar to what I've just said).
check whether your batteries are actually making contact with the battery posts, and that these posts are clean. If not, bend the posts up/down a little, and maybe clean them with a little rubbing alcohol on a Q-tip \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012
\015\012Thank you
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