Having problems with your Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera ?

Shutter frozen wont take pictures?

\015 My camera froze and wont take pictures, What do I need to do to fix this?\015

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Try recharging the main battery, and while it is charging, take out the backup battery ( iin the battery slot ) MAY help, but may not - next step is to take camera to a repairer who has the Canon diagnostic equipment.
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Shutter frozen wont take pictures?


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