Having problems with your HP Photosmart M425 Digital Camera ?
The on/off switch is stuck in the housing and is not working.
How do I open the back case to fix power switch of m425?
I just had this happen to my HP Photosmart M425 camera this weekend while on a campout -- very frustrating! Anyone have any suggestions on what to do?
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