Having problems with your Fuji Finepix S9600 Digital Camera ?

On/Off My daughters' FinePix S9600 is refusing to switch on.  New batteries are not helping.  Any ideas?


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I have this problem too, there is nothing you can do what so ever, its a problem with the resistor these budget cameras do not last and require constant maintenance, i recommend saving up and buying a better one.
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On/Off My daughters' FinePix S9600 is refusing to switch on.  New batteries are not helping.  Any ideas?


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