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

Canon 350D and Sigma 100 300 compatability?

\015 Everytime i try to use this lens i get error99 is it due to lack of battery power?\015

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Something is bad with the lens or it needs to have an upgraded circuit put it to make it compatible (if it is older). Usual cause of lens failure is the aperture unit. Almost impossible to get Sigma parts these days.
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