Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare CX7430 Digital Camera ?

Batteries are newly charged. camera will turn on -- lights go on -- but the lights immediately go off and none of the functions will work. it feels like it's "jammed," but I don't know why.


Answers :

You try with other battery?

A new rechargeable battery comes in a\015\012 discharged condition and must be charged before use (refer to the manual\015\012 for specific charging instructions). Upon initial use (or after a\015\012 prolonged storage period) the battery may require three to four\015\012 charge/discharge cycles before achieving maximum capacity.
\015\012 It is important to condition (fully\015\012 discharge and then fully charge) the battery every two to three weeks.\015\012 Failure to do so can significantly shorten the battery's life. To\015\012 discharge, simply run the flashlight until it completely discharges.\015\012 Then recharge the battery as instructed in the user's manual.
\015\012 It is normal for a battery to become warm\015\012 to the touch during charging and discharging.

The life of a rechargeable battery\015\012 operating under normal conditions is generally between 500 to 800\015\012 charge-discharge cycles. This translates into about three years of\015\012 battery life for the average user. As the rechargeable battery begins to\015\012 die, the user will notice a decline in the running time of the battery.\015\012 When a battery that originally operated the flashlight for a whole shift\015\012 is only supplying the user with an hour's worth of use, it's time for a\015\012 new one.
How old is the battery in it?Does it seems there is no power to this camera..If the camera is left on charge while you power it on then does it act and run normally? If yes then you may need a new battery as the actual rechargeable(if applicable) is not holding charge.Hope this helps and gives you an idea of what to do...Bye for now.
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