Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare P712 Digital Camera ?
Kodak p712 shuts of and lens retracts
\015 Kodak P712 My camera just shuts off and the lens retracts as if I am shutting it off. it seems to have a loose connection near the on/of switch. When I turn it of it will go right back on. I had it serviced 2 times under warranty.\015
Try resetting the timer to shut off the camera after a period of inactivity to a longer time. It seemed to work for me
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