Having problems with your Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera ?
A small screw got jammed into the memory slot. After we removed it, the camera will not power up. Any suggestions?
A micro fuse probably blew out in the power supply circuit - take it to a camera repair shop to replace the fuse.
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