Having problems with your Fuji FinePix A500 Digital Camera ?

Camera turns off when I try to take a picture!

\015 I have a Fujifilm FinePix A500... it has been nothing but problems. \302\240I kept getting the "card not\302\240initialized" error. \302\240I was finally able to fix that.\015\012\015\012After doing this I took 8 pictures... now every time I attempt to take a picture the camera just turns off. \302\240As soon as I hit, tap, or hold down the button to take the camera, it just turns off with the\302\240lens\302\240still extended.\015\012\015\012HELP PLEASE\015

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I had my A500 for over a year before it too stopped working with standard batteries. I now use rechargeable Duracell 2650mAH batteries and they seem to do the trick.
When turns off it means the battery is low.
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