Having problems with your Casio Exilim EX-S12 Digital Camera ?

I cleaned the contacts of camera and battery....the camera temp went on and closed...I pushed the on button 15 secs.and the camera opened...shut off...the green light still flashes when I push the on button. I am now going to the store to check out the batteries.

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\015\012This camera takes an NP-60 battery and they retail for around $20. You can obtain generic replacements cheaper than this on the web if you shop around - there is a nice kit currently available at this link through Amazon from a company called Bargain Cell which includes a battery, fast charger and a case all for $19.99.
\015\012In regard to your problem with the camera not turning on - given the fact that you have already cleaned the contacts the battery is definitely a suspect. If you have a multimeter you should test the battery before purchasing another. It should show 3.5 - 4 volts when it is charged.
\015\012There is a walk-through on how to do this here testing a similar type battery to the one used in this camera.
\015\012If the battery seems good there are other reasons why the camera may not be coming on - one of the most common is a stuck lens. If the lens is not extending when you power on please have a look at this Fixya Tip which has a number of pointers on how to deal with this issue. It would be worth troubleshooting this before purchasing a new battery.
\015\012Hope this helps. If so please do take a moment to accept and rate my answer. Thanks for using Fixya.
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