Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare M863 Digital Camera ?

My lens will not shut it seems to be jammed, itll turn on only for a minute

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It could be caused by low batteries or bad connections between the camera \012and the batteries.
\012Most cameras will reset or restore to original settings if batteries are\012 removed for at least one minute.
\012Clean, charge, and insert batteries again then restart the camera. \012Remove extra memory to eliminate this as a possible camera problem.
\012The secret to making digital cameras work better is having good \012electrical contacts between the batteries and the camera.
\012Electrical contacts in the camera and on the batteries must be cleaned \012properly. Digital cameras are high drain devices. Batteries may have a \012full charge, but will be viewed by the camera as low if electrical \012contacts are not really good.
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My lens will not shut it seems to be jammed, itll turn on only for a minute

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