Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare M853 Digital Camera ?

Our Z712 IS turns on sometimes and then it

\015 Our kodak easyshare Z712 IS digital turns on sometimes and then it doesn't..we have put new in litheum ion batteriesand it's does work sometimes..and then not.any thoughts? Thank youAlison\015

Answers :

Your problem may be due to corrosion on the battery contacts inside the camera\015\012which can prevent the full power of the batteries from flowing into the\015\012camera. Try this free fix before you do anything else: remove the batteries and wipe the camera contacts firmly with\015\012a dry cloth (heavy corrosion may require cleaning with a wire brush,\015\012steel wool, or sandpaper). Remove any residue that may have fallen\015\012into the battery compartment during cleaning, then wipe both ends of\015\012the batteries and place them back in the camera. This cleaning clears\015\012the problem about 90% of the time. If it doesn't work for you, the camera may have\015\012a problem that requires professional repair.

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Here are the steps:
\015\0121. Make sure you will install a new or fully charged battery/batteries into your camera.Pls. use lithium batteries Ni-Mh or rechargeable Batteries (2000 M.Amp or higher).
\015\0122. Clean the battery contacts.
\015\012a. Remove the battery/batteries and the memory card from your camera, then wipe the battery contacts with a soft, clean cloth.
b. Reinstall the battery/batteries into your camera
\015\0123. Without the memory card,turn on your camera.
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