Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare P850 Digital Camera ?
The flash does not always work. Sometimes it
\015 The flash does not always work. Sometimes it works sometimes not. When you get it to flash it usually works till camera is shut off & then next time it is turned on it may or may not work. I usually close the flash & try another picture over & over till it works.\015
Not sure if that would help. I sent mine out for repair before warranty was up, supposedly it was fixed, and then it happened again.I will NEVER buy kodak again.I feel they did a temp. fix to get me past my warranty.
It needs a repair.
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