Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD850 IS Digital Camera ?
The blue light is on in the back but the camera will not come on
Hi\015\012would you tell me more about the blue light like? Does "the camera will not come on" mean on the picture that you took? If I am understanding right, then you have sort of defective image sensor defective or some light are leaking through. However, functionally it won't have problem. \015\012Thanks and best regard!
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